This medication is a recombinant monoclonal antibody, prescribed for moderate to severe asthma. It reduces the allergic responses in the body.
SC: The recommended dose is 150 to 375 mg every 2 or 4 weeks. Doses greater than 150 mg should be divided and administered at different sites.
It comes as a solution for injection, to be administered by a healthcare provider under the skin.
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of cancer, any allergy, asthma, infections, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
Patient may develop with increased risk of infections with worms that live inside the body, if it so consult with your doctor.
Injection site reaction, viral infections, upper respiratory tract infection, inflammation of sinus/pharynx and headache.
Body as a whole: Pain and fatigue.
Musculoskeletal: Joint/leg/arm pain and fracture.
Central Nervous system: Headache and dizziness.
Skin: Itching and inflammation.
ENT: Ear pain.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it in refrigerator (2-8°C), do not freeze it.
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