On 23 August 2017, orphan designation (EU/3/17/1912) was granted by the European Commission to Vivus B.V., the Netherlands, for tacrolimus for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension.
|Disease / condition||
Treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension
|Date of first decision||
|EU designation number||
Review of designation
Sponsor's contact details
For contact details of patients’ organisations whose activities are targeted at rare diseases, see:
- Orphanet, a database containing information on rare diseases, which includes a directory of patients’ organisations registered in Europe;
- European Organisation for Rare Diseases (EURORDIS), a non-governmental alliance of patient organisations and individuals active in the field of rare diseases.