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Amevive Drug Description
AMEVIVE®
(alefacept)
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of alefacept (Amevive)?

Alefacept reduces levels of certain white blood cells in the body. If the level of these white blood cells falls too low, treatment with alefacept may need to be withheld temporarily or discontinued. Your doctor will monitor your white blood cell levels during treatment.
Alefacept may increase the risk of developing cancer. Do not use alefacept without first talking to your doctor if you have cancer or a history of cancer.
Alefacept reduces certain actions of the immune system and may increase the risk...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Amevive »




AMEVIVE® (alefacept) is an immunosuppressive dimeric fusion
protein that consists of the extracellular CD2-binding portion of the human
leukocyte function antigen-3 (LFA-3) linked to the Fc (hinge, CH2 and CH3
domains) portion of human IgG1. Alefacept is produced by recombinant DNA
technology in a Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) mammalian cell expression system.
The molecular weight of alefacept is 91.4 kilodaltons.
AMEVIVE® is supplied as a sterile, white-to-off-white, preservative-free,
lyophilized powder for parenteral administration. After reconstitution with 0.6
mL of the supplied Sterile Water for Injection, USP, the solution of AMEVIVE®
is clear, with a pH of approximately 6.9.
AMEVIVE® for intramuscular injection contains 15 mg
alefacept, 12.5 mg sucrose, 5.0 mg glycine, 3.6 mg sodium citrate dihydrate,
and 0.06 mg citric acid monohydrate per 0.5 mL of reconstituted solution.Last reviewed on RxList: 12/21/2009




Amevive Drug Description
AMEVIVE®
(alefacept)
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of alefacept (Amevive)?

Alefacept reduces levels of certain white blood cells in the body. If the level of these white blood cells falls too low, treatment with alefacept may need to be withheld temporarily or discontinued. Your doctor will monitor your white blood cell levels during treatment.
Alefacept may increase the risk of developing cancer. Do not use alefacept without first talking to your doctor if you have cancer or a history of cancer.
Alefacept reduces certain actions of the immune system and may increase the risk...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Amevive »




AMEVIVE® (alefacept) is an immunosuppressive dimeric fusion
protein that consists of the extracellular CD2-binding portion of the human
leukocyte function antigen-3 (LFA-3) linked to the Fc (hinge, CH2 and CH3
domains) portion of human IgG1. Alefacept is produced by recombinant DNA
technology in a Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) mammalian cell expression system.
The molecular weight of alefacept is 91.4 kilodaltons.
AMEVIVE® is supplied as a sterile, white-to-off-white, preservative-free,
lyophilized powder for parenteral administration. After reconstitution with 0.6
mL of the supplied Sterile Water for Injection, USP, the solution of AMEVIVE®
is clear, with a pH of approximately 6.9.
AMEVIVE® for intramuscular injection contains 15 mg
alefacept, 12.5 mg sucrose, 5.0 mg glycine, 3.6 mg sodium citrate dihydrate,
and 0.06 mg citric acid monohydrate per 0.5 mL of reconstituted solution.Last reviewed on RxList: 12/21/2009




Amevive Drug Description
AMEVIVE®
(alefacept)
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of alefacept (Amevive)?

Alefacept reduces levels of certain white blood cells in the body. If the level of these white blood cells falls too low, treatment with alefacept may need to be withheld temporarily or discontinued. Your doctor will monitor your white blood cell levels during treatment.
Alefacept may increase the risk of developing cancer. Do not use alefacept without first talking to your doctor if you have cancer or a history of cancer.
Alefacept reduces certain actions of the immune system and may increase the risk...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Amevive »




AMEVIVE® (alefacept) is an immunosuppressive dimeric fusion
protein that consists of the extracellular CD2-binding portion of the human
leukocyte function antigen-3 (LFA-3) linked to the Fc (hinge, CH2 and CH3
domains) portion of human IgG1. Alefacept is produced by recombinant DNA
technology in a Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) mammalian cell expression system.
The molecular weight of alefacept is 91.4 kilodaltons.
AMEVIVE® is supplied as a sterile, white-to-off-white, preservative-free,
lyophilized powder for parenteral administration. After reconstitution with 0.6
mL of the supplied Sterile Water for Injection, USP, the solution of AMEVIVE®
is clear, with a pH of approximately 6.9.
AMEVIVE® for intramuscular injection contains 15 mg
alefacept, 12.5 mg sucrose, 5.0 mg glycine, 3.6 mg sodium citrate dihydrate,
and 0.06 mg citric acid monohydrate per 0.5 mL of reconstituted solution.Last reviewed on RxList: 12/21/2009




Amevive Drug Description
AMEVIVE®
(alefacept)
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of alefacept (Amevive)?

Alefacept reduces levels of certain white blood cells in the body. If the level of these white blood cells falls too low, treatment with alefacept may need to be withheld temporarily or discontinued. Your doctor will monitor your white blood cell levels during treatment.
Alefacept may increase the risk of developing cancer. Do not use alefacept without first talking to your doctor if you have cancer or a history of cancer.
Alefacept reduces certain actions of the immune system and may increase the risk...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Amevive »




AMEVIVE® (alefacept) is an immunosuppressive dimeric fusion
protein that consists of the extracellular CD2-binding portion of the human
leukocyte function antigen-3 (LFA-3) linked to the Fc (hinge, CH2 and CH3
domains) portion of human IgG1. Alefacept is produced by recombinant DNA
technology in a Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) mammalian cell expression system.
The molecular weight of alefacept is 91.4 kilodaltons.
AMEVIVE® is supplied as a sterile, white-to-off-white, preservative-free,
lyophilized powder for parenteral administration. After reconstitution with 0.6
mL of the supplied Sterile Water for Injection, USP, the solution of AMEVIVE®
is clear, with a pH of approximately 6.9.
AMEVIVE® for intramuscular injection contains 15 mg
alefacept, 12.5 mg sucrose, 5.0 mg glycine, 3.6 mg sodium citrate dihydrate,
and 0.06 mg citric acid monohydrate per 0.5 mL of reconstituted solution.Last reviewed on RxList: 12/21/2009




Amevive Drug Description
AMEVIVE®
(alefacept)
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of alefacept (Amevive)?

Alefacept reduces levels of certain white blood cells in the body. If the level of these white blood cells falls too low, treatment with alefacept may need to be withheld temporarily or discontinued. Your doctor will monitor your white blood cell levels during treatment.
Alefacept may increase the risk of developing cancer. Do not use alefacept without first talking to your doctor if you have cancer or a history of cancer.
Alefacept reduces certain actions of the immune system and may increase the risk...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Amevive »




AMEVIVE® (alefacept) is an immunosuppressive dimeric fusion
protein that consists of the extracellular CD2-binding portion of the human
leukocyte function antigen-3 (LFA-3) linked to the Fc (hinge, CH2 and CH3
domains) portion of human IgG1. Alefacept is produced by recombinant DNA
technology in a Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) mammalian cell expression system.
The molecular weight of alefacept is 91.4 kilodaltons.
AMEVIVE® is supplied as a sterile, white-to-off-white, preservative-free,
lyophilized powder for parenteral administration. After reconstitution with 0.6
mL of the supplied Sterile Water for Injection, USP, the solution of AMEVIVE®
is clear, with a pH of approximately 6.9.
AMEVIVE® for intramuscular injection contains 15 mg
alefacept, 12.5 mg sucrose, 5.0 mg glycine, 3.6 mg sodium citrate dihydrate,
and 0.06 mg citric acid monohydrate per 0.5 mL of reconstituted solution.Last reviewed on RxList: 12/21/2009





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