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Efalizumab

In the US, Efalizumab (efalizumab systemic) is a member of the drug class selective immunosuppressants and is used to treat Psoriasis.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L04AA21

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0214745-43-4

Therapeutic Category

Selective immunosuppressant

Chemical Name

Immunoglobulin G1, anti - (human antigen CD 11a) (human-mouse monoclonal hu 1124 gamma 1 - chain), disulfide with human-mouse monoclonal hu 1124 light chain, dimer (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Efalizumabum (Latin)
  • Efalizumab (German)
  • Efalizumab (French)
  • Efalizumab (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Efalizumab (OS: USAN)
  • anti - CD 11a (IS)
  • anti - CD 11a MAb (IS)
  • hu 1124 (IS)
  • Humanized MHM 24 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Arzerra
    GlaxoSmithKline, Greece
  • Raptiva
    EMD, Canada; Genentech, United States; Merck, Hong Kong; Serono, Argentina; Serono, Israel; Serono, Latvia

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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