On 29 May 2019, orphan designation (EU/3/19/2165) was granted by the European Commission to Dipharma B.V., the Netherlands, for sodium benzoate, sodium phenylacetate for the treatment of citrullinaemia type 1.
Sodium benzoate, sodium phenylacetate
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Treatment of citrullinaemia type 1
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Sponsor's contact details
For contact details of patients’ organisations whose activities are targeted at rare diseases, see:
European Organisation for Rare Diseases (EURORDIS), a non-governmental alliance of patient organisations and individuals active in the field of rare diseases.
Orphanet, a database containing information on rare diseases, which includes a directory of patients’ organisations registered in Europe.