Radicava Generic Name & Formulations
Edaravone 30mg/100mL; soln for IV infusion; contains sodium bisulfite.
Free radical scavenger.
Single-dose bags—1, 2; ORS Starter Kit (2×35mL)—1 (w. supplies); ORS Kit (1×50mL)—1 (w. supplies)
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
Radicava Dosage and Administration
Give as IV infusion over 60mins. Initial cycle: 60mg (given as two consecutive 30mg infusions) daily for 14 days, followed by 14 days off. Subsequent cycles: 60mg daily for 10 days out of 14-day periods, followed by 14 days off. Switching to ORS: use same dosing frequency.
Radicava Boxed Warnings
Monitor for hypersensitivity reactions; discontinue and treat if occur. Asthma. Sulfite sensitivity. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Radicava Adverse Reactions
Contusion, gait disturbance, headache, dermatitis, eczema, respiratory failure/disorders, hypoxia, glycosuria, tinea infection; hypersensitivity reactions, anaphylaxis.
Radicava Clinical Trials
Radicava Patient Counseling