Drug Index


Mechanism :

Galsulfase is a recombinant form of N-acetylgalactosamine 4-sulfatase, produced in Chinese hamster cells.

Indication :

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis VI (Maroteaux-Lamy syndrome)

Contraindications :

No contraindications.

Dosing :

1 mg/kg once weekly.

Adverse Effect :

Chest pain, hypertension, pain, chills, absent reflexes, skin rash, pruritus, urticarial, abdominal pain, angioedema, arthralgia, corneal opacity, conjunctivitis, otalgia, dyspnea, antibody formations, infusion related reactions.

Interaction :

No known significant interactions.

Hepatic Dose :

No dosage adjustments are needed.
01/18/2024 19:04:02 Galsulfase
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