ANIFROLUMAB (SAPHNELO) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

ANIFROLUMAB

What is the Trade Name for ANIFROLUMAB

SAPHNELO

What is the Indication for ANIFROLUMAB

  • 1 INDICATIONS AND USAGE SAPHNELO (anifrolumab-fnia) is indicated for the treatment of adult patients with moderate to severe systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), who are receiving standard therapy [see Clinical Studies (14) ] . Limitations of Use The efficacy of SAPHNELO has not been evaluated in patients with severe active lupus nephritis or severe active central nervous system lupus. Use of SAPHNELO is not recommended in these situations. SAPHNELO is a type I interferon (IFN) receptor antagonist indicated for the treatment of adult patients with moderate to severe systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), who are receiving standard therapy. ( 1 ) Limitations of Use: The efficacy of SAPHNELO has not been evaluated in patients with severe active lupus nephritis or severe active central nervous system lupus. Use of SAPHNELO is not recommended in these situations. ( 1 )

 

 

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