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(atezolizumab) Injection


Atezolizumab is an Fc-engineered, humanized, monoclonal antibody that binds to PD-L1 and blocks interactions with the PD-1 and B7.1 receptors. Atezolizumab is a non-glycosylate IgG1 kappa immunoglobulin that has a calculated molecular mass of 145 kDa.

TECENTRIQ injection for intravenous infusion is a sterile, preservative-free, colorless to slightly yellow solution in single-dose vials. Each mL of TECENTRIQ contains 60 mg of atezolizumab and is formulated in glacial acetic acid (16.5 mg), L-histidine (62 mg), sucrose (821.6 mg), polysorbate 20 (8 mg), pH 5.8.

Last reviewed on RxList: 4/28/2017
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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