Class/mechanism from NCI Drug Dictionary: A humanized IgG1 monoclonal antibody directed against the cell surface glycoprotein CD-38 with potential antineoplastic activity. Isatuximab specifically binds to CD38 on CD38-positive tumor cells.
Extravasation: no information
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Diseases for which it is used
History of changes in FDA indication
- 3/2/2020: Approved in combination with pomalidomide and dexamethasone for adult patients with multiple myeloma who have received at least two prior therapies including lenalidomide and a proteasome inhibitor. (Based on ICARIA-MM)
- 3/31/2021: Approved in combination with carfilzomib and dexamethasone, for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma who have received one to three prior lines of therapy. (Based on IKEMA)
Patient Drug Information
Also known as
- Code name: SAR-650984
- Generic name: isatuximab-irfc
- Brand name: Sarclisa