Justicia Gendarussa

Product Overview

Alternative Name: Gendarussa

Development Status: Active Development

Target: Male

Mode: Non-hormonal

Delivery Type: Oral

Duration Type: Short-acting

Description: The active ingredient in Justicia Gendarussa, a plant grown in Indonesia, disrupts sperm function, preventing the sperm from fertilizing the ovum. The effect is short term and reversible, and has no effect on sperm production or male hormones.

Updated date: October 20, 2016

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Project Phase: Early Development

Project Stage: Phase II

Began discovery in: 1985

Status Details:
  • While Phase 2 studies in Indonesia are complete, they were not GCP-compliant; FDA approvals would have to start at the beginning.
  • Discussions are ongoing with the Indonesian FDA, the National Agency - Drug and Food Control (NA-DFC) to seek approval in Indonesia.

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