Abdominal pain is a sensation of distress or discomfort in the abdominal region. Some common related condition that can cause abdominal pain are chronic pelvic pain, constipation, gastritis, irritable bowel syndrome, diverticulitis, and menstrual pain. Abdominal pain can be rapid, sudden, or gradual. The sudden onset of this pain is found to be associated with duodenal ulcer, mesenteric infarction, embolism in the abdominal vessel, and ruptured aortic aneurysm. Rapid onset of abdominal pain is related to cholecystitis, intestinal obstruction, appendicitis, and ureteral stone. The gradual onset of this pain is associated with neoplasm and large bowel obstruction. Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc. is in the process of developing APD371 as a cannabinoid receptor CB2 agonist for the treatment of abdominal pain. Besides universities like the Duke University are also involved in abdominal pain pipeline.
The report provides a comprehensive understanding of the pipeline activities covering all drug candidates under various stages of development, with the detailed analysis of pipeline and clinical trials.
Pipeline analysis of drugs by phases includes product description and development activities including information about clinical results, designations, collaborations, licensing, grants, technology, and others.