Quarterly report pursuant to sections 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information
6 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2013
May 14, 2013
Sep. 30, 2012
Document And Entity Information      
Entity Registrant Name OHR PHARMACEUTICAL INC    
Entity Central Index Key 0001173281    
Document Type 10-Q    
Document Period End Date Mar. 31, 2013    
Amendment Flag false    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --09-30    
Is Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer? No    
Is Entity a Voluntary Filer? No    
Is Entity's Reporting Status Current? Yes    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding 49,701,488 54,059,336 47,258,686
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2013