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Denosumab

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Anti-RANKL Monoclonal Antibody Xgeva®, Prolia® Adult, Cancer-related

Denosumab - Dosage and How to Use

How should Denosumab be used?

Denosumab is an injection given under the skin (subcutaneously) at the upper arm, upper thigh or abdomen.

The interval between each injection you receive depends on what you are being treated for. Your doctor will inform you accordingly.

Do not shake the vial or syringe vigorously.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose, receive it as soon as possible by rescheduling an administration date with your clinic.

What should I do if I overdose?

  • Updated on Wednesday, March 6, 2019
  • Article contributed by Department of Pharmacy National Cancer Centre Singapore

    The information provided is not intended as medical advice. Terms of use. Information provided by SingHealth

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