Active Ingredient History
Lanadelumab is a human monoclonal antibody that targets plasma kallikrein (pKal) in order to promote prevention of angioedema in patients with hereditary angioedema. Lanadelumab, was approved in the United States as the first monoclonal antibody indicated for prophylactic treatment to prevent hereditary angioedema (HAE) attacks. Takhzyro is the first treatment for hereditary angioedema (HEA) prevention made by using cells within a lab, not human plasma. The US Food and Drug Administration approved the use of lanadelumab on 23 August 2018 for patients that are 12 years and older and have either type I or type II hereditary angioedema (HEA). Administration of the medication is done through 1 subcutaneous injection at a dose of 300 milligrams every 2 weeks. Wikipedia
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