"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration yesterday approved Ruconest, the first recombinant C1-Esterase Inhibitor product for the treatment of acute attacks in adult and adolescent patients with hereditary angioedema (HAE).
In an acute toxicology study in rats, death occurred frequently at doses equal to or greater than 10 g/kg.
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