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ACTIVASE RT-PA

Found in: Canada

Active Ingredients

#
Chemical substance
Description
1
Alteplase

Alteplase is a recombinant human tissue-type plasminogen activator, a glycoprotein, which activates plasminogen directly to plasmin. Once bound to fibrin, it is activated, inducing the conversion of plasminogen to plasmin leading to the dissolution of the fibrin clot.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
B01AD02
Alteplase
B Blood and blood forming organs → B01 Antithrombotic agents → B01A Antithrombotic agents → B01AD Enzymes

Identifiers

Authority
Identifier(s)
Health Products and Food Branch (CA)
Identifier(s): 02147440, 02225689