Throughout this section of the package insert, the Aranesp™ study numbers In 2 open-label studies, Aranesp™ or Epoetin alfa were administered for the. Package Insert Aranesp (Darbepoetin alfa) Amgen Inc. Table of Contents. Description Clinical Pharmacology Clinical Studies Indications and. This patient package insert contains information and directions for patients who will be receiving injections of Aranespä and their caregivers.

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Practical guidelines for the use of NESP in treating renal anemia. The inspection window will be yellow, confirming the injection is complete. Your doctor may have prescribed Aranesp for another reason. PUSH the plunger with slow and constant pressure until inseert feel or hear a “snap”. Open the tray, peeling away the cover.

Consult your doctor, nurse or pharmacist if you have any questions. If someone aanesp is injecting you, they can also use the back of your arms. Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water.

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Chemotherapy-induced anemia in patients with non-myeloid malignancies. Evaluate serum iron, ferritin, transferrin saturation before and during therapy; most patients will need iron supplementation. Kidneys and how they work. Aranesp is given by injection, once a week or in some cases once every two weeks or once every month.

B 12renal function, electrolytes, fluid balance, and for premonitory neurological symptoms. There is not enough information at present to recommend using Aranesp in children. Novel erythropoiesis stimulating protein for managing the anaemia of chronic kidney disease. See Privacy Policy and Disclaimer.

The yellow safety cover will move down over the needle and lock into place. The active ingredient of Aranesp is darbepoetin alfa that works in exactly the same way as the natural hormone erythropoietin. All copyright and responsibility for CMI is that of the relevant araanesp company. See the following table.


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Lift the SureClick pen from the injection site. Your doctor has given you Aranesp to treat your anaemia. Nephrol Dial Transplant ;16 suppl 3: Wranesp your doctor if you have any questions about why Aranesp has been prescribed for you. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist if you have any questions about this information. Things to do before you inject Where to inject How to inject How to remove the detachable label Disposing.


Novel erythropoiesis stimulating protein NESP corrects anemia in dialysis patients when administered at reduced dose frequency compared with recombinant-human erythropoietin abstract. While you are using it How much Aranesp to inject When to inject Aranesp If you forget aransep use it If you inject too much overdose Things you must do Things you must not do. Date of First Sale: This condition is found mostly in patients with chronic kidney disease and means the absence of very young red blood cells in the bone marrow.

Some of the side effects listed below may be due to your kidney failure rather than Aranesp. Where to inject How to inject. It will reduce your need for blood transfusions. Araanesp risk of tumor progression or recurrence in cancer patients. These symptoms may be serious and could possibly become life-threatening if not treated promptly.

Tell your doctor as soon as possible if you have any problems while using Aranesp, even if you do not think the problems are connected with Aranesp or are not listed in this leaflet. It is important that you DO NOT try to give yourself the injection unless you have received special training from your doctor or nurse.


Apply a dressing if needed. The only other agent that falls within the same 4th level ATC class as Aranesp is Eprex epoetin alfa. Grasp the pre-filled pen in your hand, ensuring that you are holding it towards the upper half of the pen see picture.

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Remove the pre-filled syringe tray from the package and gather the supplies needed for your injection: Indication as per For the treatment of anaemia associated with chronic renal failure product monograph: Novel erythropoiesis stimulating protein for treatment of anaemia in insret renal failure.

Never put the used pre-filled pens or used pre-filled syringes into your normal household rubbish bin. August 2, Date of First Sale: Surf therapy can help depression and PTSD.

Step 1 Clean the site where the injection is to be made with an alcohol swab and allow the site to dry.

Novel erythropoiesis stimulating protein NESP safely maintains hemoglobin concentration levels in hemodialysis patients as effectively as nisert when administered once weekly. Put used pre-filled pens and pre-filled syringes into the puncture-resistant sharps container and keep it out of the reach and sight of children. Push all the way down through the snap. You can use Aranesp if accidentally left frozen for less than 2 days.

If you use Aranesp after the expiry date has passed, it may not work as well. In kidney failure, the kidney does not produce enough of the natural hormone indert.