Daclizumab


Generic Medicine Info
Contraindications
Pre-existing hepatic disease or hepatic impairment including ALT or AST ≥2 times the upper limit of normal (ULN), history of autoimmune hepatitis.
Special Precautions
Patient w/ previous or current depressive disorders, severe active infection, TB. Pregnancy and lactation. Monitoring Parameters Monitor serum transaminases (ALT and AST) and bilirubin levels prior to initiation, monthly during treatment, and up to 4 mth after last dose.
Adverse Reactions
Hypersensitivity reactions e.g. anaphylaxis, angioedema, urticaria, rash, pruritus), dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, skin exfoliation, acne, erythema, dry skin, toxic skin eruption; lymphadenopathy, lymphadenitis, non-infectious colitis; nasopharyngitis, upper resp tract infection, pneumonia, bronchitis, viral infection, influenza, laryngitis, tonsillitis, pharyngitis, folliculitis, anaemia, depression, oropharyngeal pain, diarrhoea, pyrexia, increased ALT/AST.
Potentially Fatal: Autoimmune hepatitis; hepatic failure.
Drug Interactions
May reduce the therapeutic effect of live vaccines.
CIMS Class
ATC Classification
L04AC01 - daclizumab ; Belongs to the class of interleukin inhibitors. Used as immunosuppressants.
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