Saxenda

(liraglutide)
3 ML liraglutide 6 MG/ML Pen Injector [Saxenda]

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Most recent Saxenda prior authorization forms

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Verified: Feb 07, 2024Kaiser Foundation Health Plan - Chronic High-Dose Opioid Therapy Prior Authorization Form Washington
Verified: Mar 02, 2024Highmark BCBS Northeastern NY - Medicare Prescription Drug Medication Request Form
Verified: Mar 02, 2024Highmark BCBS Northeastern NY - Weight Loss Prior Authorization Form
Verified: Mar 02, 2024Highmark BCBS Northeastern NY - Short Acting Opioid Prior Authorization Form
Verified: Mar 02, 2024Highmark BCBS Western NY - Specialty Drug Prior Authorization Form

Most recent state uniform prior authorization forms

Verified: Feb 27, 2024Arizona - Uniform Prior Authorization Form
Verified: Feb 27, 2024Colorado - Uniform Prior Authorization Form
Verified: Feb 27, 2024Hawaii - Uniform Prior Authorization Form
Verified: Feb 27, 2024Illinois - Uniform Prior Authorization Form
Verified: Feb 27, 2024Indiana - Uniform Prior Authorization Form
Verified: Feb 27, 2024Louisiana - Uniform Prior Authorization Form
Verified: Feb 27, 2024Michigan - Uniform Prior Authorization Form
Verified: Feb 27, 2024Minnesota - Uniform Prior Authorization Form
Verified: Feb 27, 2024New Hampshire - Uniform Prior Authorization Form
Verified: Feb 27, 2024New Mexico - Uniform Prior Authorization Form
Verified: Feb 27, 2024Oregon - Uniform Prior Authorization Form
Verified: Feb 27, 2024Texas - Uniform Prior Authorization Form
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Getting started on Saxenda

Instructions For Use: Weight Management
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Saxenda FAQs

Is SAXENDA® safe during pregnancy?SAXENDA® is contraindicated during pregnancy as weight loss offers no benefit and may harm the fetus. There's limited data on its use in pregnant women.
What do animal studies reveal about liraglutide's effects during pregnancy?Animal studies have shown increased adverse effects on embryofetal development due to liraglutide exposure during pregnancy, indicating potential harm.
Are there data on the use of SAXENDA® during lactation?There's no data on the presence of liraglutide in human milk, but it was detected in lactating rat milk. Consider breastfeeding benefits and potential risks of SAXENDA® for both mother and infant.
Is SAXENDA® approved for pediatric use?SAXENDA® is approved for pediatric patients aged 12 years and older with obesity, supported by clinical trials. However, some adverse events were reported in these trials.
How does SAXENDA® perform in geriatric patients?In clinical trials, no significant differences were observed in safety or effectiveness between older and younger patients. However, caution is advised in the elderly.
What precautions should be taken for patients with renal impairment using SAXENDA®?Limited experience exists for SAXENDA® in patients with renal impairment. There have been reports of renal failure, necessitating caution in this population.
How about the use of SAXENDA® in patients with hepatic impairment?Limited experience exists for SAXENDA® in patients with hepatic impairment, indicating caution in this patient population.
Is SAXENDA® suitable for patients with pre-existing gastroparesis?SAXENDA® has not been studied in patients with pre-existing gastroparesis.
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