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Belimumab

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    Belimumab
    Benlysta 
    • Mechanism of Action
    • A human monoclonal antibody to B lymphocyte stimulator (BLyS, also known as BAFF), a member of the TNF family that inhibits B cell apoptosis and stimulates differentiation of B cells.

Clinical Use

    • Indication
    • Antibody-positive systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).
    • Adverse Effects
    • Hypersensitivity reactions
    • Infections
    • Nausea / vomiting / diarrhoea
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