Active Ingredient(s): Basiliximab
FDA Approved: * May 12, 1998
Pharm Company: * NOVARTIS
Category: Immunosuppressive

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

Simulect Overview

Basiliximab (trade name Simulect) is a chimeric mouse-human monoclonal antibody to the α chain (CD25) of the IL-2 receptor of T cells. It is used to prevent rejection in organ transplantation, especially in kidney transplants. Contents 1 Uses 2 Mechanism of action 3 Chemistry 4 History 5 See also 6 References and notes Uses Basiliximab is an immunosuppressant agent used to prevent immediate transplant rejection in people who are receiving kidney transplants, in combination with o...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Injection: 10mg, 20mg
  • Vial: 10mg, 20mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Simulect: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0078-0331 Simulect 20 mg/5ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 0078-0393 Simulect 10 mg/2.5ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

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