About NRX PHARMACEUTICALS INC
NRX Pharmaceuticals, Inc., formerly Big Rock Partners Acquisition Corp., is a patient-focused, clinical stage pharmaceutical company. The Company is focused on developing NRX-101. NRX-101 is an oral therapeutic for the treatment of Acute Suicidal Behavior/Ideation (ASIB) in Bipolar Disorder and ZYESAMI (aviptadil), an intravenous and inhaled drug to treat respiratory failure in COVID-19. NRX-101 is designed to offer an oral, rapid-onset and sustained home-use therapy that can extend ketamine’s anti-suicidal benefit and reduce the side effects of ketamine. The Company combines D-cycloserine (DCS), a N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor modulator, and lurasidone, a 5-HT2a receptor antagonist. NRX-101 is in Phase III of clinical testing.