Chemical Namemetreleptin
Dosage FormInjection (subcutaneous; sterile, white, solid, lyophilized cake of 11.3 mg metreleptin per vial to deliver 5 mg per mL when reconstituted in 2.2 mL of BWFI or WFI)
Drug ClassHormones
CompanyAmryt Pharmaceuticals
Approval Year2014


  • Used as an adjunct to diet as replacement therapy to treat the complications of leptin deficiency in patients with congenital or acquired generalized lipodystrophy.
Last updated on 7/18/2022

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Document TitleYearSource
Myalept (metreleptin) Prescribing Information.2022Amryt Pharmaceuticals DAC, Dublin, Ireland
Document TitleYearSource
The diagnosis and management of lipodystrophy syndromes: a multi-society practice guideline.2016Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism