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Agalsidase Alfa



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Enzyme replacement therapy

Chemical Names

α-Galactosidase (human clone, tAG¹⁸ isoenzyme A subunit protein moiety reduced) (USAN)

Human alpha-galactosidase isoenzyme A, isolated from human cell line, clone RAG 001, glycoform α (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Agalsidasum alfa (Latin)
  • Agalsidase alfa (German)
  • Agalsidase alfa (French)
  • Agalsidasa alfa (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Myozyme
    Genzyme, Thailand; Sanofi-Aventis, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Sanofi-Aventis, Thailand
  • Replagal
    DRAC, Switzerland; Pharmaplan, South Africa; Shire, Australia; Shire, Belgium; Shire, Czech Republic; Shire, Spain; Shire, Finland; Shire, France; Shire, Israel; Shire, Lithuania; Shire, Netherlands; Shire, Norway; Shire, Poland; Shire, Romania; Shire, Taiwan; Shire HGT, Germany; Shire HGT, Denmark; Shire HGT, Italy; Shire Human, Greece; Shire Human Genetic Therapies, Austria; Shire Human Genetic Therapies, United Kingdom; Shire Human Genetic Therapies, Hungary; Shire Human Genetic Therapies, Sweden; Shire Human Genetic Therapies AB, Portugal; Shire Pharmaceuticals Ireland, Ireland; Solpharm, Croatia (Hrvatska)


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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