HELP STAYING ON TRACK

KEEP ON SCHEDULE

Whether it is with stories of real patients, calendar reminders, with tips for staying on course while traveling, or frequently asked questions, there are multiple resources to help. Remember to take DUPIXENT as directed by your physician.

Hear from DUPIXENT patients

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VO: DUPIXENT is a prescription medicine used:

  • to treat people aged 6 years and older with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis (eczema) that is not well controlled with prescription therapies used on the skin (topical), or who cannot use topical therapies. DUPIXENT can be used with or without topical corticosteroids. It is not known if DUPIXENT is safe and effective in children with atopic dermatitis under 6 years of age.
  • with other asthma medicines for the maintenance treatment of moderate-to-severe eosinophilic or oral steroid dependent asthma in people aged 12 years and older whose asthma is not controlled with their current asthma medicines. DUPIXENT helps prevent severe asthma attacks (exacerbations) and can improve your breathing. DUPIXENT may also help reduce the amount of oral corticosteroids you need while preventing severe asthma attacks and improving your breathing. DUPIXENT is not used to treat sudden breathing problems. It is not known if DUPIXENT is safe and effective in children with
  • with other medicines for the maintenance treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyposis (CRSwNP) in adults whose disease is not controlled. It is not known if DUPIXENT is safe and effective in children with chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyposis under 18 years of age.

Important Safety Information

Do not use if you are allergic to dupilumab or to any of the ingredients in DUPIXENT®.

Please see additional Important Safety Information throughout this video and adjacent links for full Prescribing Information asthma under 12 years of age.

Before starting DUPIXENT, you should talk to your doctor about all the medical conditions you have and medications you are taking.

You and your doctor should also discuss the potential benefits and risks of treatment with DUPIXENT including the most common side effects such as injection site reactions, and some serious side effects such as allergic reactions including anaphylaxis, eye problems and inflammation of your blood vessels.

JENNIFER: If you’re thinking about trying DUPIXENT, I would say, talk to your doctor, get connected with DUPIXENT MyWay, and make sure you’ve got a support system out there cheering you on. manage the disease.

RACHEL: I highly recommend getting a good physician that you can talk to that you trust, and have that open communication. Develop a good treatment plan together and advocate for yourself.

KRISTY: Know that there is DUPIXENT MyWay. There's always someone there to support you and that they're on your side. If any concerns arise or you have any problems, that there will always be someone there to help you.

CHLOE: It was so nice knowing that I could call that number anytime to talk to a nurse or whoever to give me more information to find out more about DUPIXENT, whether it was payment or how to inject or anything like that.

SUE: I don’t even think about giving myself an injection anymore. It’s just like putting on makeup or brushing your hair. It’s just there.

But everybody’s different. I know it can be kind of nerve-wracking, it’s so worth it.

JACQUE: There's help out there for you now. The advice I would give someone starting DUPIXENT is to ask all the questions that you have. Talk to your doctor.

Be optimistic. Be persistent and look forward to the possibilities that lie ahead of you with DUPIXENT.

VO: Do not use if you are allergic to dupilumab or to any of the ingredients in DUPIXENT®.

Before using DUPIXENT, tell your healthcare provider about all your medical conditions, including if you:

  • have eye problems
  • have a parasitic (helminth) infection
  • are scheduled to receive any vaccinations. You should not receive a “live vaccine” if you are treated with DUPIXENT.

Injection Reminders

Set a date on your calendar to remind you to take your DUPIXENT as directed by your physician. Just choose the calendar you want below to get started.

HOW TO STAY ON COURSE DURING TRAVEL

You don’t have to put your life on hold to fit your dosing schedule. Follow these tips to take DUPIXENT while traveling.

  • Store the syringes in the original carton to protect them from light. Refrigerate them at 36°F to 46°F.
    • Do not store above 77°F (25°C). After removal from the refrigerator, DUPIXENT must be used within 14 days or discarded.
Contact a Nurse Educator at 1-844-DUPIXENT (1‑844‑387‑4936), option 1 to request a DUPIXENT Travel Kit.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

If your dose schedule is every other week and you miss a dose of DUPIXENT: Give the DUPIXENT injection within 7 days from the missed dose, then continue with your original schedule. If the missed dose is not given within 7 days, wait until the next scheduled dose to give your DUPIXENT injection.

If your dose schedule is every 4 weeks and you miss a dose of DUPIXENT: Give the DUPIXENT injection within 7 days from the missed dose, then continue with your original schedule. If the missed dose is not given within 7 days, start a new every 4 week dose schedule from the time you remember to take your DUPIXENT injection.

DUPIXENT should be refrigerated at 36°F to 46°F in the original carton to protect from light.

If necessary, DUPIXENT may be kept at room temperature up to 77°F (25°C) for a maximum of 14 days. Do not store above 77°F (25°C). After removal from the refrigerator, DUPIXENT must be used within 14 days or discarded.

Do not expose DUPIXENT to heat or direct sunlight.

Do not freeze. Do not shake.