RDT Products

Rare Disease Therapeutics, Inc., (RDT) is currently developing Orphan products, acquiring Orphan products through strategic alliances, and distributing Orphan products throughout the Americas. RDT works closely with the FDA’s Office of Orphan Product Development, National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), the National Institutes of Health, large international pharmaceutical companies, and patient advocacy groups to identify the unmet needs of patients with rare diseases and potential products to meet these needs.

 

Purixan® (www.purixan-us.com)

Purixan® (mercaptopurine) oral suspension, is an liquid version of an existing tablet-form used for the treatment of patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) as part of a combination regimen. ALL is the most common childhood cancer.

It was developed to meet a need for greater dosing accuracy and improved palatability for children, and has been designated an Orphan Drug status by the FDA as it is indicated for the treatment of rare diseases or conditions.

Mercaptopurine has been available as a treatment for ALL for many years in a 50 mg tablet form. Healthcare professionals often had to split the 50 mg tablet form to provide children with the desired dose, the raspberry-flavored Purixan® liquid enables the measurement of precise doses that can easily be administered to pediatric and adult patients.

Purixan® (mercaptopurine) oral suspension is available in amber glass multiple-dose bottles containing 2000 mg/100 mL (20 mg/mL). Each bottle is equipped with with a child resistant closure.

Purixan® (mercaptopurine) oral suspension is distributed in the US by RDT (Rare Disease Therapeutics, Inc.), a US based company through AnovoRx Distribution, LLC and AnovoRx Group, LLC, 1-888-470-0904. (AnovoRx Distribution, LLC, is the authorized distributor of record for Purixan®)

* Please see full prescribing information for a complete discussion of indications and usage, contraindications, warnings, precautions, adverse reactions, and overdosage.

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Cystadane® (www.Cystadane.com)

A prescription drug product, Cystadane® is the first agent for the treatment of homocystinuria, a rare genetic disorder and has been demonstrated to be safe and effective for the treatment of the three primary types of homocystinuria. Cystadane® has been licensed by Rare Disease Therapeutics, Inc., from Orphan Europe effective April 13, 2007.

Cystadane® is available in plastic bottles containing 180 grams of betaine anhydrous. Each bottle is equipped with a plastic child-resistant cap and is supplied with a polystyrene measuring scoop.

Cystadane® (betaine anhydrous for oral solution) is distributed in the US by RDT (Rare Disease Therapeutics, Inc.), a US based company through AnovoRx Distribution, LLC and AnovoRx Group, LLC, 1-888-487-4703. (AnovoRx Distribution, LLC, is the authorized distributor of record for Cystadane®)

* Please see full prescribing information for a complete discussion of indications and usage, contraindications, warnings, precautions, adverse reactions, and overdosage.

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Anascorp® (www.anascorp-us.com)

Anascorp® [Centruroides (Scorpion) Immune F(ab’)2 (Equine) Injection], a Centruroides immune F(ab’)2 is the first of a series of antivenoms in the Rare Disease Therapeutics, Inc., pipeline. Anascorp®, an F(ab’)2 antibody, is FDA approved for the treatment of scorpion envenomation from the Centruroides scorpions. Centruroides sculpturatus is the only scorpion species with vertebrate neurotoxins whose natural range includes the United States.

It is found in southeastern California, Arizona, Nevada, southern Utah, and southwestern New Mexico. It is also found throughout the Baja California Peninsula and western Sonora, Ensenada, B.C in México. A typical “bark” or “crevice” scorpion, C. sculpturatus is commonly encountered under rocks, logs, the bark of trees, and other surface objects.

Centruroides scorpion envenomation produces a pattern of neurotoxicity with a spectrum of severity ranging from the trivial to life threatening. Severe envenomation, more common in small children, may involve neuromotor hyperactivity, pulmonary edema, and ventilatory compromise occasionally resulting in death.

Anascorp® Centroides (Scorpion) Immune F(ab’)2 (Equine) Injection

is distributed in the US by RDT (Rare Disease Therapeutics, Inc.), a US based company through AnovoRx Distribution, LLC, 1-866-830-7437 (AnovoRx Distribution, LLC, is the authorized distributor of record for Anascorp®)

* Please see full prescribing information for a complete discussion of indications and usage, contraindications, warnings, precautions, adverse reactions, and overdosage.

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