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Belimumab - how long does it take to see results when you start benlysta?

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12 Aug 2011

See below for detailed information on clinical trials etc.
This drug is new so information is limited. Please post a review and let us know how you find it. Good luck.

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26 Feb 2012

I felt and saw results after the second infusion

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12 Sep 2012

I have been on Benlysta for seven years. I saw results within the first 2 or 3 infusions. I was also able to discontinue most of the medications I was taking within a year.

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8 Feb 2013

I received my first treatment yesterday. The infusion nurse told me most people begin to notice a difference after 2 months.

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