Active Ingredient(s):Patisiran FDA Approved: * August 10, 2018 Pharm Company: *ALNYLAM PHARMA INC Category:Neurological Disorders
Patisiran, sold under the brand name Onpattro, is a medication for the treatment of polyneuropathy in people with hereditary transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis, a fatal rare disease that is estimated to affect 50,000 people worldwide.
It is the first small interfering RNA-based drug approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the first drug approved by the FDA to treat this condition. It is a gene silencing drug that interferes with the pr...
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