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In the US, Belatacept (belatacept systemic) is a member of the drug class selective immunosuppressants and is used to treat Rejection Prophylaxis.

US matches:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Therapeutic Category

Selective immunosuppressant

Chemical Name

[Tyr²⁹,Glu¹⁰⁴,Gln¹²⁵,Ser¹³⁰,Ser¹³⁶,Ser¹³⁹,Ser¹⁴⁸][antigen CTL-4 human-3-126]-peptide (fragment containing the human extracellular domain) fusion protein with immunoglobulin G1-[233 amino acids from the C-terminal of the heavy chain]-peptide (fragment cont (WHO )

Foreign Names

  • Belataceptum (Latin)
  • Belatacept (German)
  • Bélatacept (French)
  • Belatacept (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Belatacept (OS: USAN)
  • BMS-224818 (IS)
  • LEA-029 (IS)
  • LEA29Y (IS)
  • UNII-E3B2GI648A (IS)

Brand Names

  • Nulojix
    Bristol Myers Squibb, Spain; Bristol-M.S., Argentina; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Switzerland; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Colombia; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Germany; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Denmark; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Finland; Bristol-Myers Squibb, France; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Ireland; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Israel; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Lithuania; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Norway; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Poland; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Portugal; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Romania; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Sweden; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Slovenia; Bristol-Myers Squibb, United States; Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical, United Kingdom; Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceuticals, Austria; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Italy


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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