Step 8

The medicinal product

The drug becomes available for patients.

Your doctor can now prescribe it for you whenever you need it. For us it is a big satisfaction of being able to offer a new treatment option to a patient who needs it.

The manufacturer formulates the drug as a pill, capsule, ampoule or prefilled syringe and packages it. He then ships the product to pharmacies in a carton together with the package leaflet – all in compliance with national regulations.

It has taken over 12 years and many steps since the first discovery of the molecule by our researchers.

Watch the video ‘From molecule to medicine’.