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The subcutaneous injection is for the treatment of follicular lymphoma, diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, and chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
Baxdela, a fluoroquinolone antibiotic, is active against both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria, including methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
Symjepi should only be injected into the anterolateral aspect of the thigh; injection into other areas such as the buttocks or the hands and feet may result in adverse effects and may also not provide effective treatment of anaphylaxis.
While testing did not reveal the presence of the microorganism, the recall is being conducted out of an abundance of caution, as use of contaminated product can be especially concerning for immunocompromised patients.
After 30 weeks, least squares (LS) mean reductions in HbA1c for the Soliqua 100/33 treatment groups were 1.09%, 1.44% and 2.41%, respectively.