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Canakinumab

Ilaris (canakinumab) is an antibody pharmaceutical. Canakinumab was first approved as Ilaris on 2009-06-17. It is used to treat cryopyrin-associated periodic syndromes, familial mediterranean fever, juvenile arthritis, and mevalonate kinase deficiency in the USA. It has been approved in Europe to treat cryopyrin-associated periodic syndromes, gouty arthritis, and juvenile arthritis. The pharmaceutical is active against interleukin-1 beta.
Trade Name Ilaris
Common Name Canakinumab
Indication cryopyrin-associated periodic syndromes, familial mediterranean fever, gouty arthritis, juvenile arthritis, mevalonate kinase deficiency
Drug Class Monoclonal antibodies: interleukins as targets|monoclonal antibodies: fully human, neural indications
Canakinumab
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