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Fasenra is an asthma medicine used to treat adults with a particular type of asthma called eosinophilic asthma. It is used as an additional treatment in adults with severe asthma that is not adequately controlled by a combination of high-dose inhaled corticosteroids plus medicines called long-acting beta-agonists. Fasenra contains the active substance benralizumab.
Fasenra : EPAR - Medicine overview (PDF/68.26 KB)
First published: 08/03/2018
Last updated: 27/08/2019
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151 85 Sodertalje
15/09/2022 Fasenra - EMEA/H/C/004433 - R/0044
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Drugs for obstructive airway diseases
Fasenra is indicated as an add on maintenance treatment in adult patients with severe eosinophilic asthma inadequately controlled despite high-dose inhaled corticosteroids plus long acting β agonists.