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Some Key Facts About SLE and BENLYSTA Once-weekly Subcutaneous Injection

Before commencing initiation of BENLYSTA, it is important to note the special safety considerations with regard to infections, pregnancy and hypersensitivity reactions. Click here to access information on the special safety considerations

Find out more about the adverse event rates, safety and tolerability of BENLYSTA.

Click here to learn more about safety of BENLYSTA once-weekly subcutaneous injection

The Q&A section below will provide more details on why you should consider using BENLYSTA for your SLE patients.

*In patients with high disease activity (e.g., positive anti-dsDNA and low complement levels) despite standard therapy.
Standard therapies permitted, alone or in combination: corticosteroids (prednisone or prednisone equivalent, up to 40 mg/day), immunosuppressants, antimalarials, and NSAIDs
BLyS - B-lymphocyte stimulator.
#BENLYSTA was not studied in in combination with other B-cell targeted therapies (e.g. rituximab) or intravenous cyclophosphamide. As such, these combinations of therapies are not recommended. 7


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