Firazyr

Active Ingredient(s): Icatibant Acetate
FDA Approved: * August 25, 2011
Pharm Company: * SHIRE ORPHAN THERAPIES
Category: Immune System

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



Firazyr Overview

Icatibant, trade name Firazyr, is medication that has been approved by the European Commission for the symptomatic treatment of acute attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE) in adults with C1-esterase-inhibitor deficiency.[2] It is not effective in angioedema caused by medication from the ACE inhibitor class, as shown in a 2017 trial.[3] It is a peptidomimetic consisting of ten amino acids, which is a selective and specific antagonist of bradykinin B2 receptors....

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Do you use Firazyr and Icatibant? ## Hi, Karen! How are you doing? Have you recently started treatment with it, or are you just looking for information on the drug? In the U.S. Firazyr has orphaned drug status. There really aren't a lot of Firazyr details available, but what I've found is at that link.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Icatibant Acetate
  • Injection: 30mg/3ml, 30mg/3ml (10mg/ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Firazyr: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 54092-702 Firazyr 30 mg/3ml Subcutaneous Injection, Solution by Shire Us Manufacturing Inc.

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

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