Is SIMPONI self administered?

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Is SIMPONI self administered?

Once you and your doctor are comfortable with the self-injection process, you will inject SIMPONI® under the skin, just once a month. In clinical trials, 1 injection of SIMPONI® monthly has been proven to help relieve: Pain, stiffness, and swelling of moderate to severe RA.

Q. How is SIMPONI administered?

The SIMPONI dose regimen is 50 mg administered by subcutaneous injection once a month.

Q. How long does SIMPONI take to work?

Simponi can take about 2 weeks before patients start to feel its effects. Some patients notice a benefit shortly after their first dose, while in others it can take several weeks. It can take 4 to 12 weeks before patients feel a lot of benefit.

Q. Does SIMPONI lower immune system?

SIMPONI is a medicine that affects your immune system. SIMPONI can lower the ability of your immune system to fight infections. Some people have serious infections while taking SIMPONI, including tuberculosis (TB), and infections caused by bacteria, fungi, or viruses that spread throughout their body.

Q. Where do I give SIMPONI injection?

The SIMPONI® prefilled syringe is intended for injection under the skin, not into the muscle or vein.

Q. What is SIMPONI infusion?

Simponi Aria (golimumab) for infusion is a monoclonal antibody used in combination with methotrexate to treat adult patients with moderately to severely active rheumatoid arthritis.

Q. Is SIMPONI safe?

Some people have serious infections while taking SIMPONI®, including tuberculosis (TB), and infections caused by bacteria, fungi, or viruses that spread throughout their body. Some people have died from these serious infections. Your doctor should test you for TB and hepatitis B before starting SIMPONI®.

Q. What is the cost of SIMPONI?

The cost for Simponi subcutaneous solution (50 mg/0.5 mL) is around $5,508 for a supply of 0.5 milliliters, depending on the pharmacy you visit. Prices are for cash paying customers only and are not valid with insurance plans….Subcutaneous Solution.

QuantityPer unitPrice
1 milliliter$6,332.65$6,332.65

Q. How safe is SIMPONI?

Some reactions can be serious and life-threatening. Common side effects of SIMPONI® include: upper respiratory tract infection, reaction at site of injection, and viral infections. Please read the Medication Guide for SIMPONI® and discuss any questions you have with your doctor.

Q. Does SIMPONI make tired?

Tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects, including: easy bruising/bleeding, numbness/tingling of the hands/feet, unsteadiness, unexplained muscle weakness, vision changes, muscle/joint pain, butterfly-shaped rash on the nose and cheeks, symptoms of heart failure (including swelling ankles/feet.

Q. How often can you take SIMPONI?

SIMPONI Dosing: Just One Injection, Once a Month

Minimum number of injections first yearDosing schedule
Humira® †ǂ (adalimumab) pen26One injection, under the skin, every other week
Enbrel® ƚ (etanercept) autoinjector52One injection under the skin, once a week
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