In the US, Evolocumab (evolocumab systemic) is a member of the drug class PCSK9 inhibitors and is used to treat Cardiovascular Risk Reduction, High Cholesterol, High Cholesterol - Familial Heterozygous and High Cholesterol - Familial Homozygous.
- Evolocumab Auto-Injectors and Prefilled Syringes
- Evolocumab On-Body Infusor
- Evolocumab Subcutaneous
ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)
CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)
Lipid lowering agent for the treatment of homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia
Lipid modifying agent
Immunoglobulin G2-lambda, anti-[Homo sapiensPCSK9 (proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9)], Homo sapiensmonoclonal antibody;gamma2 haevy chain (1-441)[Homo sapiensVH (IGHV1-18*01 (93.90%) -(IGHD)-IGHJ6*01))[8.8.8](1-115) -IGHG2*01 (CH1 (116-213), (WHO)
- Evolocumabum (Latin)
- Evolocumab (German)
- Évolocumab (French)
- Evolocumab (Spanish)
- Evolocumab (OS: USAN)
- Evolocumab (Genetical Recombination) (OS: JAN)
- AMG-145 (IS)
- UNII-LKC0U3A8NJ (IS)
Amgen, Germany; Amgen, United Kingdom; Amgen, United States; Amgen Switzerland, Switzerland
|JAN||Japanese Accepted Name|
|Rec.INN||Recommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)|
|USAN||United States Adopted Name|
|WHO||World Health Organization|
Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.
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