Generic name: Romosozumab
Brand name: Evenity
Formulation: 105 mg solution for injection in a pre-filled pen
Market Authorisation holder: UCB Pharma Limited
Indication: treatment of severe osteoporosis in postmenopausal women at high risk of fracture
Dose: 210 mg romosozumab (administered as two subcutaneous injections of 105 mg each) once a month for 12 months. It is recommended that patients begin antiresorptive therapy after completing treatment with romosozumab.
Cost: £427.75 for two pre-filled pens each containing 105 mg romosozumab
Classification: Prescription only medicine (POM) subject to additional monitoring (▼)
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