Anakinra

==Mechanism== Anakinra is an interleukin-1 (IL-1) receptor antagonist. Anakinra blocks the biologic activity of naturally occurring IL-1, including inflammation and cartilage degradation associated with rheumatoid arthritis, by competitively inhibiting the binding of IL-1 to the Interleukin-1 type receptor, which is expressed in many tissues and o...
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anakinra

(an″ә-kinĀ“rә) a recombinant the human interleukin-1 receptor antagonist, used as an antiinflammatory in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
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anakinra

A substance that is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, and is being studied in the treatment of cancer. Anakinra blocks the action of interleukin 1 (IL-1). It is a type of interleukin receptor antagonist. Also called Kinaret.
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