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▼Romosozumab for osteoporosis

Abstract

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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