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Amondys 45

Generical name: Casimersen AS-i-MER-sen
The class of drugs: miscellaneous uncategorized agents

What is Amondys 45?

Amondys 45 can be used to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy in children and adults with a particular genetic mutation. Your doctor will check for this mutation.Amondys 45 has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on an "accelerated" basis. In clinical studies, certain individuals were able to respond to Amondys 45. However, more studies are required.Amondys 45 can be used for other purposes that are not mentioned in this guide.

Side effects of Amondys 45

Take immediate medical care. If you are experiencing symptoms that indicate an allergic reaction, such as itching, hives, irritation, rash, peeling or blistering, fever, breathing difficulties, and swelling of your lips, face, and tongue,

Amondys 45 can cause severe adverse effects. Contact your physician immediately if you experience:

  • Brown, pink, or red urine
  • Foamy urine
  • Swelling on your hands, face, feet, or stomach.

Common negative side effects of Amondys 45 can include:

  • Headache;
  • Fever;
  • Joint pain;
  • Cough
  • Signs of a cold, like congestion, sneezing, and a sore throat.

This isn't a complete list of possible side effects, and others could happen. Contact your physician for advice regarding medical adverse effects. If you experience any side reactions to the FDA by calling 1-800-FDA-1088.

Similar or related drugs

Viltepso, Exondys 51, Emflaza, Vyondys 53, Elevidys, Deflazacort, and Golodirsen


Before taking Amondys 45, tell your doctor about any medical conditions or allergies, the medicines you take, and whether you are nursing or pregnant.

Prior to use this drug

Inform your doctor if you have had any kidney issues.Talk to your physician if are breastfeeding or expecting.

How to take Amondys 45?

Your doctor will conduct tests for blood to confirm that there are no issues that could hinder you from using Amondys 45.Amondys 45 can be given as an injection into the vein, typically every week. A healthcare professional will administer your an injection.Amondys 45 must be administered slowly, and the infusion may take anywhere from 35 to 60 minutes to finish.Your kidney function could require checking during the course of taking this medication.Amondys dosages of 45 are dependent on weight. Your dose needs may change if you gain or lose weight.

What happens if I miss the dose?

Contact your doctor for advice in the event that you don't make an appointment with Amondys 45.

What happens if I overdose?

Because Amondys 45 is administered by a health expert in a medical environment, it is highly unlikely for an overdose to occur.

What should be avoided?

Follow your doctor's advice regarding the food or beverage.

Interaction with other drugs

Other medications could influence Amondys 45, which includes medications that are prescribed and available over the counter, vitamins, and herbal products. Inform your physician about all your medications currently in use and any medication you begin or stop taking.