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): Management of Overdose

In the event of ixekizumab overdosage, monitor the patient for any signs or symptoms of adverse reactions and institute appropriate symptomatic treatment immediately.

Additional Information

This summary contains discussion of doses that are inconsistent with the approved dose of ixekizumab. Please refer to Taltz summary of product characteristics for full prescribing information.1

Doses up to 180 mg have been administered subcutaneously in clinical trials in adults without dose-limiting toxicity. Overdoses up to 240 mg, subcutaneously in adults, have been reported without any serious adverse events.1,2

In the event of overdosage, it is recommended that the patient be monitored for any signs or symptoms of adverse reactions and appropriate symptomatic treatment be instituted immediately.1

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.

This medicinal product is subject to additional monitoring. This will allow quick identification of new safety information. Healthcare professionals are asked to report any suspected adverse reactions.

Date of Last Review: March 09, 2020

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