Idursulfase

In the US, Idursulfase (idursulfase systemic) is a member of the drug class lysosomal enzymes and is used to treat Mucopolysaccharidosis Type II.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A16AB09

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0050936-59-9

Chemical Formula

C2689-H4057-N699-O792-S14

Molecular Weight

59297

Therapeutic Categories

Enzyme

Treatment of mucopolysaccharidosis II (Hunter syndrome)

Chemical Names

α-L-iduronate sulfate sulfatase (WHO)

Sulfatase, L-idurono- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Idursulfaseum (Latin)
  • Idursulfase (German)
  • Idursulfase (French)
  • Idursulfasa (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Idursulfase (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • EC 3.1.6.13 (IS: TranskaryoticT)
  • I2S (IS: Shire)
  • I2S CNS (IS)
  • Idusulfase (IS)
  • Sulfoiduronate sulfohydrolase (IS)

Brand Names

  • Elaprase
    Drac, Switzerland; Genzyme Nippon, Japan; Paladin, Canada; Serono Europe Ltd., Lithuania; Shire, Austria; Shire, Belgium; Shire, Czech Republic; Shire, Spain; Shire, Finland; Shire, France; Shire, Greece; Shire, Israel; Shire, Netherlands; Shire, Norway; Shire, Romania; Shire, Taiwan; Shire, United States; Shire HGT, Germany; Shire HGT, Denmark; Shire HGT, United Kingdom; Shire HGT, Latvia; Shire HGT, Sweden; Solpharm, Croatia (Hrvatska)

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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