Data from EMA (European Medicines Agency) - Curated by EPG Health - Last updated 15 May 2018

Indication(s)

Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Kineret is indicated in adults for the treatment of the signs and symptoms of RA in combination with methotrexate, with an inadequate response to methotrexate alone.

Cryopyrin-Associated Periodic Syndromes (CAPS)
Kineret is indicated in adults, adolescents, children and infants aged 8 months and older with a body weight of 10 kg or above for the treatment of CAPS, including:
- Neonatal-Onset Multisystem Inflammatory Disease (NOMID) / Chronic Infantile Neurological, Cutaneous, Articular Syndrome (CINCA)
- Muckle-Wells Syndrome (MWS)
- Familial Cold Autoinflammatory Syndrome (FCAS)

Still’s Disease
Kineret is indicated in adults, adolescents, children and infants aged 8 months and older with a body weight of 10 kg or above for the treatment of Still’s disease, including Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (SJIA) and Adult-Onset Still’s Disease (AOSD), with active systemic features of moderate to
high disease activity, or in patients with continued disease activity after treatment with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) or glucocorticoids.

Kineret can be given as monotherapy or in combination with other anti-inflammatory drugs and disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs).

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Category Value
Agency product number EMEA/H/C/000363
Orphan designation No
Date First Approved 08-03-2002
Type Medicinal product subject to restricted medical prescription
Marketing authorisation holder Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ)