On 16 December 2019, orphan designation EU/3/19/2230 was granted by the European Commission to Argenx B.V.B.A., Belgium, for efgartigimod alfa for the treatment of immune thrombocytopenia.
The sponsor's name and address was updated in September 2021.
Treatment of immune thrombocytopenia
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Review of designation
Documents related to this orphan designation evaluation
For contact details of patients’ organisations whose activities are targeted at rare diseases, see:
European Organisation for Rare Diseases (EURORDIS), a non-governmental alliance of patient organisations and individuals active in the field of rare diseases.
Orphanet, a database containing information on rare diseases, which includes a directory of patients’ organisations registered in Europe.
EU register of orphan medicines
The list of medicines that have received an orphan designation in the EU is available on the European Commission's website: