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Efgartigimod Alfa Dosage

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Apr 12, 2022.

Applies to the following strengths: 400 mg/20 mL

Usual Adult Dose for Myasthenia Gravis

10 mg/kg IV once weekly for 4 weeks


Comments:

Use: For the treatment of generalized myasthenia gravis in patients who are anti-acetylcholine receptor antibody positive.

Renal Dose Adjustments

Mild renal dysfunction (estimated GFR [eGFR] 60 to 89 mL/min/1.73 m2): No adjustment recommended.
Moderate to severe renal dysfunction (eGFR less than 6059 mL/min/1.73 m2): Data not available

Liver Dose Adjustments

No adjustment recommended

Precautions

CONTRAINDICATIONS: None

Safety and efficacy have not been established in patients younger than 18 years.

Consult WARNINGS section for additional precautions.

Dialysis

Data not available

Other Comments

Administration advice:


MISSED DOSE: If a scheduled infusion is missed, it may be administered up to 3 days after scheduled; original dosing schedule should be resumed until treatment cycle is complete.

Storage requirements:

Reconstitution/preparation techniques:

IV compatibility:

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Further information

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