Ilaris Approval History
FDA Approved: Yes (First approved June 17, 2009)
Brand name: Ilaris
Generic name: canakinumab
Dosage form: Injection
Company: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Treatment for: Cryopyrin-Associated Periodic Syndromes, Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, Familial Cold Autoinflammatory Syndrome, Muckle Wells Syndrome, Familial Mediterranean Fever
Ilaris (canakinumab) is a human anti-interleukin-1β monoclonal antibody for the treatment of Periodic Fever Syndromes (Cryopyrin-Associated Periodic Syndromes, Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor Associated Periodic Syndrome, Hyperimmunoglobulin D Syndrome/Mevalonate Kinase Deficiency, Familial Mediterranean Fever) and active Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Ilaris
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