Novo Nordisk Launches Esperoct [antihemophilic factor (recombinant), glycopegylated-exei] to Treat Hemophilia A in the US

Novo Nordisk Launches Esperoct [antihemophilic factor (recombinant), glycopegylated-exei] to Treat Hemophilia A in the US

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  • Novo Nordisk reports the availability of Esperoct in the US to treat adults and children with hemophilia A as it replaces the clotting Factor VIII that people with hemophilia A are missing and maintains Factor VIII levels longer which help in reducing the frequency of bleeding with less frequent dosing
  • In 2019, Esperoct has received the US FDA’s approval based on 5 studies assessing Esperoct (q2w) in 270 patients with hemophilia A and was safe & well tolerated
  • Esperoct is an injectable therapy to reduce the number of bleeding episodes in people with hemophilia A. Additionally, Novo Nordisk offers patient assistance program (NovoSecure), allowing patients administering the therapy to apply for product assistance

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