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Firazyr® Alternatives

Firazyr®(icatibant)
Takhzyro®(lanadelumab)
Prescription Only
SAJAZIR (icatibant) injection is a bradykinin B2 receptor antagonist indicated for treatment of acute attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE) in adults 18 years of age and...
Prescription Only
Takhzyro is a monoclonal antibody that controls an overactive enzyme in individuals with hereditary angioedema, a rare genetic immune system disorder. It is prescribed to prevent...
Dosage & Administration
Administration
Subcutaneous. Learn more.
Subcutaneous. Learn more.
Dosing
30 mg injected subcutaneously in the abdominal area. If response is inadequate or symptoms recur, additional injections of 30 mg may be administered at intervals of at least 6 hours. . Learn more.
Adult and pediatric patients 12 years of age and older: administer 300 mg every 2 weeks. 6 to less than 12 years of age: administer 150 mg every 2 weeks. Pediatric patients 2 to less than 6 years of age: administer 150 mg every 4 weeks.. Learn more.
Latin Shorthand
30 mg SC (subcutaneous) in abdomen. If inadequate response or recurring symptoms, administer additional 30 mg injections at ≥6-hour intervals.. Learn more.
Adult and pediatric patients (≥12 years): 300 mg every 2 weeks. Patients aged 6 to <12 years: 150 mg every 2 weeks. Patients aged 2 to <6 years: 150 mg every 4 weeks.. Learn more.
Financial Assistance
Out-Of-Pocket Costs With Copay Card
Annual Cap
Assistance Expiration
Generics
No lower-cost generic available
No lower-cost generic available
Physician Advisory
Adverse Reactions
The most commonly reported adverse reactions were injection site reactions, which occurred in almost all patients (97%) in clinical trials. Other common adverse reactions occurring in greater than 1% of patients included pyrexia, transaminase increase, dizziness, and rash. . Learn more.
The most common adverse reactions (≥10%) are injection site reactions, upper respiratory infections, headache, rash, dizziness, diarrhea, and myalgia.. Learn more.
Mechanism of Actions (MoA)
Drugs used in Hereditary Angioedema. Learn more.
Drugs used in Hereditary Angioedema. Learn more.
Special Populations