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Aldesleukin

In the US, Aldesleukin (aldesleukin systemic) is a member of the following drug classes: interleukins, miscellaneous antineoplastics and is used to treat Melanoma, Melanoma - Metastatic and Renal Cell Carcinoma.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L03AC01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0110942-02-4

Chemical Formula

C690-H1115-N177-O203-S6

Molecular Weight

15600

Therapeutic Categories

Antineoplastic agent

Biological response modifier, BRM

Immunomodulator

Chemical Names

125-L-serine-2-133-interleukin 2 (human reduced) (WHO)

2-133-Interleukin 2 (human reduced), 125-L-serine- (USAN)

Des-alanyl-1, serine-125 human interleukin-2 (BAN)

Foreign Names

  • Aldesleukinum (Latin)
  • Aldesleukin (German)
  • Aldesleukine (French)
  • Aldesleukina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Aldesleukin (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • Aldesleukine (OS: DCF)
  • IL-2 (IS)
  • Interleukin-2 human (IS: 1-des-Ala, 125 Ser)
  • recombinant human interleukin-2 (IS)
  • r-serHulL-2 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Proleukin
    Chiron, Egypt; Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Czech Republic; Novartis, Denmark; Novartis, Finland; Novartis, France; Novartis, Greece; Novartis, Hungary; Novartis, Iceland; Novartis, Lithuania; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Portugal; Novartis, Turkey; Novartis, Taiwan; Novartis Consumer Health, United States; Novartis Farma, Italy; Novartis Farmaceutica, Spain; Novartis Pharma, Austria; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland; Novartis Pharma, Israel; Novartis Pharma, Lebanon; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Canada; Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK, United Kingdom; Prometheus, United States; Tecnofarma, Ecuador; Zodiac, Brazil
  • Proleukin Hyupjin
    Hyup Jin, South Korea
  • Proleukin S
    Novartis Pharma, Germany
  • Xin Mei Ge
    CP Guojian Pharmaceutical, China

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

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

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