Data from EMA (European Medicines Agency) - Curated by EPG Health - Last updated 05 September 2018

Indication(s)

Lojuxta is indicated as an adjunct to a low-fat diet and other lipid-lowering medicinal products with or without low density lipoprotein (LDL) apheresis in adult patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia (HoFH).

Genetic confirmation of HoFH should be obtained whenever possible. Other forms of primary hyperlipoproteinemia and secondary causes of hypercholesterolaemia (e.g., nephrotic syndrome, hypothyroidism) must be excluded.

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Agency product number EMEA/H/C/002578
Orphan designation No
Date First Approved 31-07-2013
Type Medicinal product subject to restricted medical prescription
Marketing authorisation holder Amryt Pharmaceuticals DAC
Warnings

This medicinal product is subject to additional monitoring. This will allow quick identification of new safety information. Healthcare professionals are asked to report any suspected adverse reacti