Without the right therapy, life with HAE can be hard to manage. If you experience frequent attacks, or attacks are making it hard to go about your day‑to‑day life, you may be a good candidate for HAEGARDA. Be sure to work with your doctor on a plan that’s best for you.
It took me several years to learn to advocate for my health, but I will say: It starts with knowing your disease. Knowing yourself. I had to take each minute, each hour, each day at a time.
HAE attacks can occur when your levels of working C1-INH are too low
HAEGARDA adds working C1-INH to your body
HAEGARDA brings your working C1-INH levels back up and closer to normal, reducing your risk of an HAE attack
HAE ATTACKS WERE REDUCED BY
In clinical studies, the most common side effects reported with HAEGARDA were injection-site reactions (pain, redness, swelling), hypersensitivity (itching and rash), dizziness, and nasal symptoms, including stuffy or runny nose and sneezing. These are not the only side effects possible with HAEGARDA.
*Median reduction in number of attacks vs placebo.
Your HAEGARDA dose is based on your body weight so that your therapy is individualized to you.