Daclizumab

Daclizumab treats multiple sclerosis. It is injected under the skin once a month.

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  • Other
  • Graft Vs Host Disease

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Uses of Daclizumab

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Daclizumab is used in the prevention of:

  • Graft vs Host Disease

This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Daclizumab Brand Names

Daclizumab may be found in some form under the following brand names:

Daclizumab Drug Class

Daclizumab is part of the drug class:

Daclizumab Interactions

This is not a complete list of Daclizumabdrug interactions. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Daclizumab and Pregnancy

Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.

The FDA categorizes medications based on safety for use during pregnancy. Five categories - A, B, C, D, and X, are used to classify the possible risks to an unborn baby when a medication is taken during pregnancy.

Daclizumab falls into category C:

In animal studies, pregnant animals were given this medication and had some babies born with problems. No well-controlled studies have been done in humans, though. Therefore, this medication may be used if the potential benefits to the mother outweigh the potential risks to the unborn child.

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There are no well-controlled studies that have been done in pregnant women. Daclizumab should be used during pregnancy only if the possible benefit outweighs the possible risk to the unborn baby.

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No studies have been done in animals, and no well-controlled studies have been done in pregnant women. Daclizumab should be given to a pregnant woman only if clearly needed.

Daclizumab Dosage

Take daclizumab exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully.

The Daclizumab dose your doctor recommends will be based on the following (use any or all that apply):

  • the condition being treated
  • other medical conditions you have
  • other medications you are taking
  • how you respond to this medication
  • your weight
  • your height
  • your age
  • your gender

Daclizumab is available in the following doses:

  • Daclizumab 5 Mg/ml Intravenous Solution

Forms of Medication

Daclizumab is available in the following forms:

  • Injectable Solution