Chemical Nameriociguat
Dosage FormTablets (oral; 0.5mg, 1mg, 1.5mg, 2mg, and 2.5mg)
Drug ClassVasodilators
CompanyBayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Approval Year2013


  • For the treatment of persistent/recurrent Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH) (WHO Group 4) in adults after surgical treatment or inoperable CTEPH to improve exercise capacity and WHO functional class.
  • For the treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) (WHO Group 1) in adults to improve exercise capacity, improve WHO functional class, and to delay clinical worsening.
Last updated on 4/27/2021

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Document TitleYearSource
Adempas (riociguat) Prescribing Information2013Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.,Whippany, NJ