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Generic Proleukin

When Will a Generic Version Be Available?

It is difficult to predict when a generic Proleukin will be available. Even though the regulations are changing to allow manufacturers to make generic biologics, there is still some rulemaking to be done. In addition, a manufacturer will have to decide to create a generic Proleukin version for one to eventually become available.
 

Is Aldesleukin a Generic Proleukin?

No -- aldesleukin is the name of the active component in Proleukin, not a generic version of it. What can be confusing is that the active ingredient of a drug is often referred to as the "generic name."
 
The generic name is different from a generic version of a medicine. In order for there to be a generic version, the original medicine must have gone off-patent and another company besides the original manufacturer must make the product.
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