KOVALTRY POWDER AND SOLVENT FOR SOLUTION FOR INJECTION 500IU/VIAL

Antihemophilic Factor

Source of information: Drugbank (External Link). Last updated on: 3rd July 18
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Active Ingredient / Synonyms

Antihemophilic factor (recombinant) | Antihemophilic factor recombinant | Antihemophilic factor, human recombinant | Antihemophilic factor, recombinant | Factor VIII (rDNA) | Factor VIII (Recombinant) | Factor VIII recombin | Factor VIII, recombinant | Human Factor VIII (Recombinant) | Human factor VIII recombinant | Octocog alfa | rAHF | Recombinant antihemophilic factor VIII | Antihemophilic factor, human recombinant |

Description

Human recombinant antihemophilic factor (AHF) or Factor VIII, 2332 residues, glycosylated, produced by CHO cells

Indication

For the treatment of hemophilia A, von Willebrand disease and Factor XIII deficiency.

Mechanism of Action

Antihemophilic factor (AHF) is a protein found in normal plasma which is necessary for clot formation. The administration of AHF provides an increase in plasma levels of AHF and can temporarily correct the coagulation defect of patients with hemophilia A (classical hemophilia).

Pharmacodynamics

Antihemophilic Factor binds factor IXa along with calcium and phospholipid, This complex converts factor X to factor Xa to facilitate clotting cascade.

Pharmacokinetics

Absorption:

Not Available

Distribution:

Not Available

Metabolism:

Not Available

Elimination:

Not Available

Half-life

8.4-19.3 hrs

Clearance

* 4.1 mL/h•kg [Previously treated pediatric patients]

Toxicity

Not Available

References

  1. Health Science Authority of Singapore - Reclassified POM
  2. Drugbank

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Approval Information

KOVALTRY POWDER AND SOLVENT FOR SOLUTION FOR INJECTION 500IU/VIAL was registered with Health Science Authority of Singapore by BAYER (SOUTH EAST ASIA) PTE LTD. It is marketed with the registration number of SIN15586P with effective from 2018-11-30.

This product contains 500 IU of Antihemophilic Factor in the form of INJECTION, POWDER, LYOPHILIZED, FOR SOLUTION.

The medicine was manufactured by Bayer HealthCare LLC in UNITED STATES, Bayer AG (Diluent) in GERMANY, andVetter Pharma-Fertigung GmbH & Co. KG (Diluent) (Primary Packager) in GERMANY

It is a Presciption Only Medicine which can only be obtained from a doctor or a dentist, or from a pharmacist with a prescription from a Singapore-registered doctor or dentist.

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical (ATC) Classification

ATC Code: B02BD02

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