Class/mechanism from the NCI Drug Dictionary: An orally bioavailable small-molecule inhibitor of the Hedgehog (Hh) signaling pathway with potential antineoplastic activity. Glasdegib appears to inhibit Hh pathway signaling.
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Diseases for which it is used
History of changes in FDA indication
- 11/21/2018: Initial FDA approval for use in combination with low-dose cytarabine (LDAC), for newly-diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia (AML) in patients who are 75 years old or older or who have comorbidities that preclude intensive induction chemotherapy. (Based on BRIGHT AML 1003)
Patient Drug Information
Also known as
- Code name: PF-04449913
- Brand name: Daurismo