Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

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6 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2017
May 09, 2017
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name Ohr Pharmaceutical Inc  
Entity Central Index Key 0001173281  
Document Type 10-Q  
Trading Symbol OHRP  
Document Period End Date Mar. 31, 2017  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --09-30  
Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer No  
Entity a Voluntary Filer No  
Entity's Reporting Status Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   56,211,428
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2017