Medical Dictionary

anakinra

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noun an·a·kin·ra \ˌa-nə-ˈkin-rə\

Medical Definition of anakinra

  1. :  a drug that blocks the activity of interleukin-1 and is administered as a subcutaneous injection chiefly in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis Anakinra is a recombinant form of an endogenous antagonist of interleukin-1 receptor and is marketed under the trademark Kineret.


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