BENLYSTA (belimumab) injection
BENLYSTA is a prescription medicine used for the treatment of a type of nephritis (kidney inflammation) that’s caused by lupus. This condition is called lupus nephritis. Benlysta is used for lupus nephritis that’s active. If you have active lupus nephritis, it means you’re having symptoms of the disease. Brand Name: BENLYSTA (belimumab) injection, for subcutaneous use Initial U.S. Approval: 2011
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BENLYSTA (belimumab) injection
Belimumab is used with other medications to treat certain types of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE or lupus; an autoimmune disease in which the immune system attacks healthy parts of the body such as joints, skin, blood vessels, and organs) in adults and children 5 years of age and older.
BENLYSTA is a B-lymphocyte stimulator (BLyS)-specific inhibitor indicated
for the treatment of:
• patients aged 5 years and older with active systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) who are receiving standard therapy;
• patients aged 5 years and older with active lupus nephritis who are receiving standard therapy.
Belimumab, sold under the brand name Benlysta, is a human monoclonal antibody that inhibits B-cell activating factor (BAFF), also known as B-lymphocyte stimulator (BLyS). It is approved in the United States and Canada, and the European Union to treat systemic lupus erythematosus and lupus nephritis.
Drug (Brand / Generic): BENLYSTA / belimumab
Current Indications: systemic lupus erythematosus and lupus nephritis
Marketed by:: GlaxoSmithKline
Approval Date: 2011
Dosage forms and strengths of BENLYSTA (belimumab) injection
• Intravenous Infusion:
−For Injection: 120 mg or 400 mg of belimumab lyophilized powder in single-dose vial for reconstitution and dilution prior to intravenous infusion.
• Subcutaneous Injection:
−Injection: 200 mg/mL of belimumab in single-dose prefilled autoinjector or single-dose prefilled syringe.
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