04 October 2019 07:00 BST
Fasenra approved in the US for self-administration
in a new pre-filled auto-injector, the Fasenra Pen
Fasenra is now the only respiratory biologic that offers the choice of administration
at home or in a doctor’s office with eight-week maintenance dosing
AstraZeneca today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the self-administration of Fasenra (benralizumab) in a pre-filled, single-use auto-injector (the Fasenra Pen).
The approval is supported by data from the Phase III GRECO trial and the Phase I AMES trial. The