In the US, Canakinumab (canakinumab systemic) is a member of the drug class interleukin inhibitors and is used to treat Cryopyrin-Associated Periodic Syndromes, Familial Cold Autoinflammatory Syndrome, Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and Muckle Wells Syndrome.
ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)
CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)
Immunoglobulin G1, anti-[Homo sapiensinterleukin 1, beta (IL1B)] human monoclonal ACZ885; gamma1 heavy chain (Homo sapiensVH-IGHG1*03) (221-214)-disulfide with kappa light chain (Homo sapiensV-KAPPA-IGKC*01); (227-227:230-230 (WHO )
- Canakinumabum (Latin)
- Canakinumab (German)
- Canakinumab (French)
- Canakinumab (Spanish)
- Canakinumab (OS: USAN, BAN)
- ACZ885 (IS)
- UNII-37CQ2C7X93 (IS)
Novartis, Canada; Novartis, Switzerland; Novartis, Germany; Novartis, France; Novartis, United Kingdom; Novartis, Lithuania; Novartis, Norway; Novartis, Sweden; Novartis, United States; Novartis Europharm, Austria; Novartis Europharm Limited, Latvia; Novartis Farma, Italy; Novartis Farmaceutica, Spain; Novartis Healthcare, Philippines
|BAN||British Approved Name|
|Rec.INN||Recommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)|
|USAN||United States Adopted Name|
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