dupixent, a biologic that proactively treats eczema
The only FDA-approved biologic for treating uncontrolled moderate-to-severe eczema in children 6 months to 5 years
Targets a key source of inflammation that can be a root cause of eczema to help heal your child's. skin from within
Injectable prescription medicine given under the skin (subcutaneous injection) either by your doctor or at home by a caregiver after proper training. Your doctor will tell you how much DUPIXENT to inject and how often.
Clinical Trail Results
DUPIXENT in combination with a topical corticosteroid (TCS) was studied in a 16-week clinical trail with 162 patients ages 6 months to 5 years with moderate-to-severe eczema not adequately controlled with topical prescription treatments.
At 16 weeks, significantly more children taking DUPIXENT plus TCS had clear or almost clear skin and less itch compared with children taking TCS only
7X saw clear or almost clear skin
28% takind DUPIXENT+TCS vs 4% on TCS
~5X had less itch
48% taking DUPIXENT+TCS vs 9% on TCS/p>
≥75% skin improvement in half of young children
The safety results of DUPIXENT plus topical corticosteroids observed in children aged 6 months to 5 years were consistent with what was seen in adults, adolescents and children ages 6-11 with atopic dermatitis. The most common side effects in patients with atopic dermatitis include injection site reactions, eye and eyelid inflammation, including redness, swelling, and itching, sometimes with blurred vision, and cold sores in your mouth or on your lips.
Your healthcare provider will tell you how much DUPIXENT to. inject and how often. Children 11-32 lbs take 200 mg every 4 weeks; children 33-65 lbs take 300 mg every 4 weeks. For children 6 months to 5 years of age with atopic dermatitis, no initial loading dose is recommended
what you should know about the patients in this study:
had moerate-to-severe atopic dermatits
≈ 3.8 years
Average body surface area involvement
had at least one other allergic condition
HAVE AN EFFECTIVE CONVERSATION WITH
YOUR YOUNG CHILD'S DOCTOR
Our goal is for you to get the most out of your visit to your child's doctor so you can better understand eczema and find the right treatment option for your family. Fill out our personalized discussion guide to help. yourself have a productive conversation during your next visit
FIND A SPECIALIST
WHO TREATS ECZEMA
Consult with your child's doctor and then use this tool
to easily find nearby specialists with experience in
treating children with uncontrolled moderate-to-severe
eczema (atopic dermatitis)
IS A PATIENT SUPPORT PROGRAM
Once your doctor prescribes DUPIXENT, you can enroll in the DUPIXENT myWay program. When you're enrolled, you'll receive nursing support by a trained Nurse Educator. who sill share helpful support resources and tools about DUPIXENT.
DUPIXENT MyWay can also help eligible patients explore options to cover the cost of DUPIXENT
For more information, dial 1-844-DUPIXENT
(1-844-387-4936), option 1.
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