Aldurazyme

Active Ingredient(s): Laronidase
FDA Approved: * April 30, 2003
Pharm Company: * BIOMARIN
Category: Genetic Disorders

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Aldurazyme Overview

Iduronidase (EC 3.2.1.76, L-iduronidase, alpha-L-iduronidase, laronidase), sold as Aldurazyme, is an enzyme with the systematic name glycosaminoglycan alpha-L-iduronohydrolase.[1][2][3] This enzyme catalyses the hydrolysis of unsulfated alpha-L-iduronosidic linkages in dermatan sulfate.[4] It is a glycoprotein enzyme found in the lysosomes of cells. It is involved in the degeneration of glycosaminoglycans such as dermatan sulfate...

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Aldurazyme, MPS 1 & Life Expectancy

I'm an 18-year-old female taking Aldurazyme since the age of 10 and I have concerns about my life expectancy as it relates to Mucopolysaccharidosis I (MPS I). Can anyone offer feedback please?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Laronidase
  • Solution: 2.9mg/5ml
  • Vial: 2.9mg/ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Aldurazyme: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 58468-0070 Aldurazyme 2.9 mg/5ml Intravenous Injection, Solution, Concentrate by Genzyme Corporation

Other drugs which contain Laronidase or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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Aldurazyme, MPS 1 & Life Expectancy
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