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Secukinumab - Handling

How should I handle Secukinumab safely?

Secukinumab - Storage

How should I store Secukinumab ?

;#Keep away from children;#Keep in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight;#Store in the refrigerator. Do not freeze.;#

Secukinumab solution for injection is a clear liquid. Its colour may vary from colourless to slightly yellow. Do not use if the solution contains visible particle or becomes cloudy or distinctively brown. Do not shake the pen. Keep in original packaging to protect it from light. Store in a refrigerator at 2 to 8°C. Do not freeze. Keep out of the reach of children. 

How should I dispose of Secukinumab safely?

​After injecting Secukinumab, the used pen should be placed in a puncture-resistant container such as used metal tin or sharp bin. You may bring the used metal tin or sharp bin to the pharmacy or clinic for proper disposal.

Secukinumab - Additional Information

  • Updated on 10/24/2017 12:00:00 AM
  • Article contributed by Pharmacy, Rheumatology & Immunology Singapore General Hospital
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