Active Ingredient Belatacept

Active Ingredient Details

What is Belatacept?

A fusion protein immunoconjugate of the extracellular domain of CTLA4 and the Fc domain of human IgG1. It functions as a T-cell co-stimulation blocker that inhibits TNF-ALPHA and prevents the activation of T-LYMPHOCYTES. It is used in the treatment of RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS.

What is the usage for Belatacept?

Belatacept is used to help prevent organ rejection in people who have received a kidney transplant. It is used along with other medications (such as mycophenolate, corticosteroids) to allow your new organ to function normally. Belatacept belongs to a class of drugs known as immunosuppressants. It works by weakening your body's natural defense (immune system) to prevent your body from rejecting the new kidney.

How many products in the NDC database contain Belatacept?

The NDC database has 2 products with the active ingredient Belatacept. The following table lists all the products that have this active ingredient.

NDC Products with Belatacept

NDC Proprietary Name Non-Proprietary Name Dosage Form Route Name Company Name Status
0003-0371Proprietary Name: Nulojix BelataceptInjection, Powder, Lyophilized, For SolutionIntravenousE.r. Squibb & Sons, L.l.c.ACTIVE
83157-0371Proprietary Name: BelataceptInjection, Powder, Lyophilized, For SolutionLotte Biologics Usa, LlcACTIVE