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Agalsidase Beta

In the US, Agalsidase Beta (agalsidase beta systemic) is a member of the drug class lysosomal enzymes and is used to treat Fabry Disease.

US matches:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Category

Enzyme replacement therapy

Chemical Name

α-Galactosidase (human clone, tAG¹⁸ isoenzyme A subunit protein moiety reduced), glycoform β (WHO)

Foreign Names

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

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Fabrazyme
    Genzyme, Australia; Genzyme, Belgium; Genzyme, Canada; Genzyme, Czech Republic; Genzyme, Germany; Genzyme, Finland; Genzyme, France; Genzyme, Greece; Genzyme, Hungary; Genzyme, Ireland; Genzyme, Israel; Genzyme, Iceland; Genzyme, Italy; Genzyme, Lithuania; Genzyme, Norway; Genzyme, Poland; Genzyme, Portugal; Genzyme, Romania; Genzyme, Serbia; Genzyme, Thailand; Genzyme, Turkey; Genzyme, Taiwan; Genzyme, United States; Genzyme Chile, Chile; Genzyme Europe, Austria; Genzyme Europe, Cyprus; Genzyme Japan, Japan; Genzyme Therapeutics, United Kingdom; Sanofi, Sweden; Sanofi Aventis, Spain; Sanofi-Aventis, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Sanofi-Aventis, Switzerland; Sanofi-Aventis, Denmark; Sanofi-Aventis, Hong Kong; Sanofi-Aventis, Thailand


ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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