Simulect

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basiliximab

Authorised
This medicine is authorised for use in the European Union.

Overview

This is a summary of the European public assessment report (EPAR). It explains how the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) assessed the studies performed, to reach its recommendations on how to use the medicine.

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This EPAR was last updated on 27/10/2021

Authorisation details

Product details
Name
Simulect
Agency product number
EMEA/H/C/000207
Active substance
basiliximab
International non-proprietary name (INN) or common name
basiliximab
Therapeutic area (MeSH)
  • Graft Rejection
  • Kidney Transplantation
Anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) code
L04AC02
Publication details
Marketing-authorisation holder
Novartis Europharm Limited
Revision
26
Date of issue of marketing authorisation valid throughout the European Union
09/10/1998
Contact address

Vista Building
Elm Park
Merrion Road
Dublin 4
Ireland

Product information

22/06/2021 Simulect - EMEA/H/C/000207 - IAIN/0109

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Pharmacotherapeutic group

Immunosuppressants

Therapeutic indication

Simulect is indicated for the prophylaxis of acute organ rejection in de-novo allogeneic renal transplantation in adult and paediatric patients (1-17 years).

It is to be used concomitantly with ciclosporin for microemulsion- and corticosteroid-based immunosuppression, in patients with panel reactive antibodies less than 80%, or in a triple maintenance immunosuppressive regimen containing ciclosporin for microemulsion, corticosteroids and either azathioprine or mycophenolate mofetil.

Assessment history

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