Taltz ® (ixekizumab)

This information is intended for UK registered healthcare professionals only as a scientific exchange in response to your search for information. Please refer to the link for full prescribing information: Taltz Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC)

Taltz® (ixekizumab): How to store Taltz?

Ixekizumab should be stored in a refrigerator (2 ºC to 8 ºC). It should not be frozen. It should be stored in the original package in order to protect from light. Ixekizumab may be stored unrefrigerated for up to 5 days at a temperature not above 30 ºC.

Further information

Ixekizumab that has been frozen must not be used.1

Ixekizumab should not be shaken as this can damage the medicine inside the device. 2

Ixekizumab may be left outside refrigeration up to 30°C (86°F) for up to 1 hour and then placed back into refrigeration when bringing it home from the pharmacy.2

If needed, patients/caregivers may store Ixekizumab at room temperature up to 30°C for up to 5-days (120 hours) in the original carton to protect from light.2

References

1. Taltz [summary of product characteristics]. Eli Lilly Nederland B.V., The Netherlands.

2. Data on file, Eli Lilly and Company and/or one of its subsidiaries.

Date of Last Review: October 13, 2020


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