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Adlyxin

Adlyxin is a glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist for use in adults with type 2 diabetes. 

For complete information, visit Sanofi

Device Type:
Medicine Pen
Reusable Disposable:
Disposable
Medicine Type:

GLP-1

Insulin Type:
N/A
Dose Delivery:
  • 50 mcg/mL in 3 mL in green prefilled pen (for 14 pre-set doses; 10 mcg per dose)
  • 100 mcg/mL in 3 mL in burgundy prefilled pen (for 14 pre-set doses; 20 mcg per dose)
  • Initiate at 10 mcg once daily for 14 days. On Day 15, increase dosage to 20 mcg once daily thereafter, administered once daily within 1 hour before the 1st meal of the day.
Largest Dose Possible:
NA
Total Capacity:
  • 150mcg in 3ml pen
  • 300mcg in 3ml pen
Memory Function:
No
Audible Click:
Yes
Assistive Dexterity Issue Options:
No

  • Store your unused ADLYXIN pens in the refrigerator, 36°F to 46°F (2° to 8°C).
  • Once activated, store your ADLYXIN pen at room temperature no higher than 86°F (30°C).
  • Do not store your ADLYXIN pen with the needle attached
  • Always store the Adlyxin pens with the cap attached

Adlyxin comes in a disposable pre-filled pen. The starting dose of Adlyxin is 10 mcg (green pen) injected under the skin (subcutaneously) once daily for 14 days. Increase the dose to the maintenance dose of 20 mcg (Burgundy pen) injected under the skin (subcutaneously) once daily starting on day 15.

Adlyxin should be injected 1 time each day within 60 minutes (1 hour) before the first meal of the day and at the same time each day. It is important to take Adlyxin exactly how your doctor has prescribed and read the detailed Instructions for Use that comes with your Adlyxin.

 

August 2022

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