On 24 August 2018, orphan designation (EU/3/18/2068) was granted by the European Commission to Novo Nordisk A/S, Denmark, for somapacitan for the treatment of growth hormone deficiency.
Somapacitan has been authorised in the EU as Sogroya since 31 March 2021.
|Disease / condition||
Treatment of growth hormone deficiency
|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.