On November 11, 2021, the European Medicines Agency’s human medicines committee recommended authorizing anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibody therapeutics Ronapreve (casirivimab/imdevimab) and Regkirona (regdanvimab) for COVID-19.
- The Committee recommended authorizing Ronapreve for treating COVID-19 in adults and adolescents (from 12 years of age and weighing at least 40 kilograms) who do not require supplemental oxygen and who are at increased risk of their disease becoming severe. Ronapreve can also be used for preventing COVID-19 in people aged 12 years and older weighing at least 40 kilograms. The company that applied for authorization of Ronapreve was Roche Registration GmbH.
- The Committee recommended authorizing Regkirona for treating adults with COVID-19 who do not require supplemental oxygen and who are also at increased risk of their disease becoming severe. The applicant for Regkirona was Celltrion Healthcare Hungary Kft.