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Brand name: Kevzara TM

Active ingredients: sarilumab

What it is used for

Kevzara in combination with non-biological Disease-Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Drugs (DMARDs) or as monotherapy is indicated for the treatment of moderate to severe active Rheumatoid Arthritis in adult patients who have had an inadequate response or intolerance to one or more DMARDs.

How to take it

The way to take this medicine is: Subcutaneous. This medicine is injected, usually with a short needle or pen-like device, into the fat just beneath the skin.

  • Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
  • Do not Freeze
  • Refrigerate
  • Protect from Light
  • Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

Clear, colorless to pale yellow, preservative-free liquid solution; supplied in a pre-filled syringe.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Reporting side effects

This medicine is under additional monitoring as it is new or being used in a different way. You can help identify new safety information by reporting any side effects you may get.

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