Entyvio

Active Ingredient(s): Vedolizumab
FDA Approved: * May 19, 2014
Pharm Company: * TAKEDA PHARMS USA
Category: Gastrointestinal

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



Entyvio Overview

Vedolizumab (trade name Entyvio) is a monoclonal antibody developed by Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc (a subsidiary of Takeda Pharmaceuticals) for the treatment of ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease.[1] It binds to integrin α4β7 (LPAM-1, lymphocyte Peyer's patch adhesion molecule 1).[1][2] Blocking the α4β7 integrin results in gut-selective anti-inflammatory activity.[3] It is marketed under the trade name Entyvio. Contents 1 Medical uses 1.1 Ulcerative coliti...

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Entyvio infusions
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Anyone had success with Entyvio for Ulcerative Colitis? ## Hello, Jennifer! How are you? When do you start them? The FDA lists Entyvio as containing the active ingredient Vedolizumab and it is approved to treat UC. Its possible side effects may include headache, joint pain, nausea, fever and infections of the nose and throat. Is anyone currently on this?
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Vedolizumab
  • Injection: 300mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Entyvio: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 64764-300 Entyvio 300 mg/5ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Takeda Pharmaceuticals America, Inc.

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


Possibly related Entyvio Topics:

Entyvio infusions Anyone had success with Entyvio for Ulcerative Colitis? ## Hello, Jennifer! How are you? When do you start them? The FDA... 1 reply




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