Omontys

Active Ingredient(s): Peginesatide
FDA Approved: * March 27, 2012
Pharm Company: * AFFYMAX INC
Category: Anemia

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



Omontys Overview

Peginesatide[2] (INN/USAN, trade name Omontys, formerly Hematide), developed by Affymax and Takeda, is an erythropoietic agent, a functional analog of erythropoietin. It was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for treatment of anemia associated with chronic kidney disease (CKD) in adult patients on dialysis.[3][4] On February 23, 2013, Affymax and Takeda issued a press release indicating that they were recalling all batches of pegi...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Peginesatide
  • Injection: 1mg/0.5ml, 2mg/0.5ml, 3mg/0.5ml, 4mg/0.5ml, 5mg/0.5ml, 6mg/0.5ml
  • Solution: 10mg/ml (10mg/ml), 1mg/0.5ml (1mg/0.5ml), 20mg/2ml (10mg/ml), 2mg/0.5ml (2mg/0.5ml), 3mg/0.5ml (3mg/0.5ml), 4mg/0.5ml (4mg/0.5ml), 5mg/0.5ml (5mg/0.5ml), 6mg/0.5ml (6mg/0.5ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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