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Any member of the class of enzymes that catalyze the cleavage of the substrate and the addition of water to the resulting molecules, e.g., ESTERASES, glycosidases (GLYCOSIDE HYDROLASES), lipases, NUCLEOTIDASES, peptidases (PEPTIDE HYDROLASES), and phosphatases (PHOSPHORIC MONOESTER HYDROLASES). EC 3.
Drug Drug Description Dornase alfa A synthetic form of human deoxyribonuclease I used to break down extracellular DNA in the lungs, a major source of mucous viscosity in cystic fibrosis. Alteplase A recombinant form of human tissue plasminogen activator used in the emergency treatment of myocardial infarction, ischemic stroke, and pulmonary emboli. Urokinase A low molecular weight form of human urokinase used to treat pulmonary embolism and myocardial infarction as well as to clear IV lines. Reteplase A purified form of human tissue plasminogen activator used in the emergency treatment of myocardial infarction, ischemic stroke, and pulmonary emboli. Asparaginase Escherichia coli An asparaginase enzyme from E. coli used as part of treatment regimens for acute lymphoblastic leukemias. Anistreplase A form of recombinant human tissue plasminogen activator used in the emergency treatment of myocardial infarction and pulmonary emboli. Tenecteplase A modified form of recombinant human tissue plasminogen activator used in the emergency treatment of myocardial infarction and pulmonary emboli. Coagulation factor VIIa Recombinant Human A form of recombinant human coagulation Factor VII used to treat hemophilia A and B. Botulinum toxin type B A purified form of botulinum toxin type B used to block acetylcholine release in the treatment of cervical dystonia and sialorrhea. Collagenase clostridium histolyticum A collagenase enzyme used to promote debridement of necrotic tissue in burns and skin ulcers as well as to treat Dupuytren's contracture and Peyronie's disease. Imiglucerase A form of recombinant human beta-glucocerebrosidase enzyme used to replace the deficient endogenous enzyme in the treatment of Gaucher disease. Pegaspargase A modified form of L-asparagine amidohydrolase used to treat acute lymphoblastic leukemia, which is dependent on an external source of asparagine. Pegademase A modified form of bovine adenosine deaminase used to treat adenosine deaminase deficiency, a condition which leads to the formation of adenosine metabolites which are cytotoxic to lymphocytes. Botulinum toxin type A A purified form of botulinum toxin type A used to block acetylcholine release in the treatment of chronic sialorrhea, muscle spasticity, and dystonia, as well as in cosmetic applications. Pancrelipase A purified form of porcine pancreatic lipase, amylase, and protease enzymes used to treat malabsorption associated with pancreatic insufficiency resulting from cystic fibrosis and pancreatitis. Streptokinase A purified fibrinolytic bacterial protein used to breakdown thrombosis in myocardial infarction, pulmonary embolism, and venous thromboembolism. Alglucerase A form of recombinant beta-glucocerebrosidase enzyme used to replace the deficient endogenous enzyme in the treatment of Gaucher disease. Agalsidase beta A recombinant human alpha-galactosidase indicated to treat Fabry disease, a genetic deficiency in the enzyme leading to buildup of globotriaosylceramide. Idursulfase A purified lysosomal enzyme used as a replacement therapy for Hunter syndrome in pediatric and adult patients. Alglucosidase alfa An acid alpha- glucosidase (GAA) derivative used as an enzyme replacement therapy for the treatment of Pompe disease in infants and pediatric patients caused by GAA deficiency. Galsulfase A recombinant human enzyme used as replacement enzyme therapy for the treatment of of adults and children with Mucopolysaccharidosis VI, a rare genetic disorder caused by a deficiency of a lysosomal enzyme. Alfimeprase Alfimeprase is being evaluated as a potential treatment for acute ischemic stroke, catheter occlusion (CO) and acute peripheral arterial occlusion (PAO). Desmoteplase Investigated for use/treatment in cerebral ischemia and strokes. Ranpirnase For the treatment of various forms of cancer. Ancrod An anticoagulant purified from the venom of the Malayan pit viper that functions by inactivating circulating plasma fibrinogen. Not currently approved for use or marketed in any country. Fibrinolysin Fibrinolysin assists with the healing of minor burns, superficial wounds, ulcers, surgical wounds, and superficial hematomas. ALTU-135 Investigated for use/treatment in cystic fibrosis and pancreatic disorders. Praconase Investigated for use/treatment in spinal cord injuries. Alkaline Phosphatase Investigated for use/treatment in ulcerative colitis. Lanoteplase Investigated for use/treatment in myocardial infarction. Latiglutenase Investigated for use/treatment in gastrointestinal diseases and disorders (miscellaneous) and autoimmune diseases such as celiac disease. Amediplase Investigated for use/treatment in myocardial infarction and thrombosis. Chymopapain Chymopapain is indicated for the development of chemonucleolysis which is used for the digestion of the nucleus pulposus in patients with disc herniation confirmed by myelography. A disc herniation occurs... Sacrosidase An enzyme replacement therapy used for the treatment of congenital sucrase-isomaltase deficiency (CSID). Serotonin For temporary relief of nervousness, anxiety, mood swings, joint pains, weakness, drowsiness, itching and lethargy. Not evaluated by the FDA, homeopathic product. Taliglucerase alfa A hydrolytic lysosomal glucocerebroside specific enzyme, used for long term enzyme replacement therapy in patients with Type 1 Gaucher disease. Ocriplasmin A proteolytic enzyme used to treat symptomatic vitreomacular adhesion by dissolving the protein matrix responsible for the adhesion between the vitreous and macula. Glucarpidase A carboxypeptidase enzyme used to treat toxic plasma methotrexate concentrations by providing an alternate elimination pathway for methotrexate in patients who have impaired renal function. Batroxobin No approved indications. Batroxobin is a defibrongenating agent which has been observed to reduce fibrinogen levels and thus reduce clot risk when used intravenously. Elosulfase alfa A lysosomal glycosaminoglycan (GAG)-specific enzyme indicated as an enzyme replacement therapy for Mucopolysaccharidosis type IV A. Asfotase alfa An enzyme replacement therapy used for the treatment of perinatal/infantile and juvenile onset hypophosphatasia (HPP). Chymotrypsin A digestive enzyme supplement used as supportive therapy to manage the side effects associated with conventional chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and hormone therapy. Pancrelipase amylase A lipase used to treat pancreatic exocrine insufficiency. Papain A proteolytic enzyme derived from papaya used for its anti-inflammatory properties. Trypsin A naturally occurring proteolytic enzyme found in the digestive tract of mammals. Used clinically in combination with bromelain and rutosides in the treatment of some inflammatory conditions. Thrombin A coagulation factor used to stop bleeding during surgery. Sebelipase alfa A recombinant lysosomal acid lipase used to treat lysosomal acid lipase deficiency. Rusalatide acetate Chrysalin has been used in trials studying the treatment of Radius Fracture. Vonapanitase Vonapanitase is under investigation for the treatment of Chronic Kidney Disease. Stem bromelain The primary medical purpose for which stem bromelain (SB) is currently indicated for is the removal of eschar in adults with deep partial- and full-thickness thermal burns [FDA Label]. Besides... Vatreptacog alfa Vatreptacog Alfa (Activated) has been used in trials studying the treatment of Haemophilia B, Haemophilia A, Congenital Bleeding Disorder, Haemophilia A With Inhibitors, and Haemophilia B With Inhibitors. Aviscumine Cy 503 is under investigation in clinical trial NCT00658437 (Aviscumine for the Treatment of Malignant Melanoma Stage IV After Failure of Prior Therapy). Monteplase Monteplase has been used in trials studying the treatment of Pulmonary Embolism. Olipudase alfa Olipudase alfa has been used in trials studying the treatment of Sphingomyelin Lipidosis and Human Acid Sphingomyelinase Deficiency. Serrapeptase A protease indicated in the treatment of post-surgical inflammation. Kallidinogenase Not Annotated Pepsin A protease indicated in the treatment of digestive disorders. Brinase Not Annotated Lysozyme An enzyme indicated in the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders in infants, as well as Herpes zoster and Herpes simplex. Bromelains A protease indicated in the treatment of inflammation and for eschar removal. Saruplase Not Annotated Tilactase A beta-D-galactosidase use to treat lactose intolerance. Ferric pyrophosphate citrate A soluble iron compound used to maintain hemoglobin levels in patients undergoing hemodialysis. Andexanet alfa A recombinant Factor Xa used to reverse anticoagulation caused by rivaroxaban and apixaban. Sutilain Sutilain was indicated, in the form of an ointment, as a biochemical debridement of second and third-degree burns, incisional traumatic and pyrogenic wounds and ulcers occurring due to peripheral vascular... Calaspargase pegol An asparagine specific enzyme used to treat acute lymphoblastic leukemia. DiaPep 277 Investigated for use/treatment in diabetes mellitus type 1, autoimmune diseases, and diabetes mellitus type 2. Hyaluronidase An enzyme used to improve the absorption and dispersion of parenterally administered fluids, drugs, and contrast agents. Nattokinase Nattokinase is under investigation in clinical trial NCT00749801 (Efficacy and Safety of Geneferm Nattokinase). Valanafusp alfa Valanafusp alfa is under investigation in clinical trial NCT03071341 (Extension Study Evaluating Long Term Safety and Activity of AGT-181 in Children With MPS I). Thrombin alfa A platelet activating factor used to treat minor bleeding. Cerliponase alfa An enzyme replacement therapy used to treat neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis type 2 (CLN2) disease, also known as tripeptidyl peptidase 1 (TPP1) deficiency. Vocimagene amiretrorepvec Vocimagene amiretrorepvec is under investigation in clinical trial NCT02576665 (A Study of Toca 511, a Retroviral Replicating Vector, Combined With Toca FC in Patients With Solid Tumors or Lymphoma (Toca... Pancrelipase lipase A lipase used to treat pancreatic exocrine insufficiency. Desoxyribonuclease Desoxyribonuclease is a crystalline enzyme that aids in the digestion of the thymus nucleic acid. The mechanism of action of the enzyme involves the splitting of thymus nucleic acid into... Hyaluronidase (human recombinant) An enzyme used to improve the absorption and dispersion of parenterally administered fluids, drugs, and contrast agents. Talactoferrin alfa Investigated for use/treatment in adverse effects (chemotherapy), cancer/tumors (unspecified), diabetic foot ulcers, lung cancer, solid tumors, and ulcers. Hemicellulase Not Annotated Agalsidase alfa A recombinant human alpha-galactosidase indicated to treat Fabry disease, a genetic deficiency in the enzyme leading to buildup of globotriaosylceramide. Pegylated Recombinant Human Arginase I Pegylated Recombinant Human Arginase I is under investigation in clinical trial NCT03455140 (A Study Evaluating the Safety and Activity of Pegylated Recombinant Human Arginase (BCT-100)). Ribaxamase Ribaxamase is under investigation in clinical trial NCT02563106 (A Study of SYN-004 for the Prevention of c.diff in Patients With a LRTI). Deoxyribonuclease I Deoxyribonuclease I (DNase I) is a human enzyme responsible for the digestion of extracellular DNA7 . It is normally found in saliva, urine, pancreatic secretions, and blood . Because of... Lactoferrin Lactoferrin is under investigation in clinical trial NCT03748043 (The Effectiveness of Lactoferrin in Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia in Children With Chronic Tonsillitis). Asparaginase Erwinia chrysanthemi An asparagine-specific enzyme used as part of a chemotherapeutic regimen to treat patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia and lymphoblastic lymphoma.
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