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Search Results for “dupilumab”

Should I go on dupilumab if I’m thinking about getting pregnant?

…2000s. But there is one drug I haven’t tried: dupilumab. A monoclonal antibody also known by its brand name Dupixent, dupilumab is the first eczema-specific biologic approved by the FDA….

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Another Step Closer

…and improved patient quality of life in adults with AD when dupilumab was used alone (without a topical corticosteroid). Dupilumab is an injectable, biologic medication, which is a class of…

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American Academy of Dermatology 2017 Annual Meeting Highlights

…of their treatment with dupilumab alone, dupilumab and a steroid in combination or a steroid alone. Dupilumab targets IL-4 and IL-13 to regulate the immune system response in atopic dermatitis….

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Understanding Biologic Drugs

Biologic drugs have been making headlines as potentially promising new therapies for treating atopic dermatitis (AD). Several have shown positive results in clinical trials and one, dupilumab, is being reviewed…

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NEA Celebrates Another Win for Access to New Atopic Dermatitis Therapy Dupixent

dupilumab offers “high value” for adults with severe AD and “intermediate value” for those with moderate disease. The report noted there was enough evidence to consider dupilumab as “superior” in…

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A Second Biologic Drug for Atopic Dermatitis Makes Its Way to Market

Following on the heels of Dupixent (dupilumab)—the first-ever biologic drug for atopic dermatitis (the most common type of eczema), approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on March…

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Never Lose Hope

…burned all the time. But after dupilumab, I felt relief.” Immunoglobulin E (IgE) is an antibody that is produced by the body’s immune system in response to a perceived threat,…

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Take charge of your eczema!

dupilumab lowers inflammation and other symptoms of AD. “Dupilumab has shown strong efficacy and safety for treatment of moderate to severe AD in adults,” Lebwohl said. “Considering the safety profiles…

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Top Advances in Eczema Research in 2016

…Seattle, Washington and co-chair of NEA’s Scientific Advisory Committee to identify some of the 2016 research highlights. Here are his top five: Results from the phase III trial of dupilumab

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Dupixent may soon be approved for teenagers

…researchers shared the results of a stage 3 clinical trial on Dupixent (dupilumab) for adolescents with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis (AD). The treatment is co-produced by pharmaceutical giants Sanofi…

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