Asfotase alfa

Active ingredient description

Asfotase alfa, a human recombinant tissue-nonspecific alkaline phosphatase-Fc-deca-aspartate fusion protein with enzymatic activity, promotes mineralisation of the skeleton in patients with hypophosphatasia.

Medicine classification

This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Asfotase alfa
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A16 Other alimentary tract and metabolism products → A16A Other alimentary tract and metabolism products → A16AB Enzymes
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Medicines

Asfotase alfa is the active ingredient of these drugs:

Drug
Countries

Austria Brazil Canada Finland France

Product monographs

Medicine agencies around the world have authorized marketing of this active ingredient according to these medication package inserts (MPIs):

Title
Type
Country
Summary of product characteristics (SPC)

Unique ingredient identifier (UNII)

Z633861EIM - ASFOTASE ALFA

SNOMED-CT

715255009 - Asfotase alfa (substance)