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If you’re an adult living with active lupus, it may
be time to add BENLYSTA to your other lupus medicines.

SC (subcutaneous)

SC (subcutaneous) Autoinjector

SC (subcutaneous) Autoinjector

SC (subcutaneous) Prefilled Syringe

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A once-weekly self injection (200 mg/mL) received under the skin after you’ve received instructions from your healthcare professional.

Benlysta IV Lupus Medication

IV (intravenous) infusion

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An intravenous (IV) infusion (120 mg/mL) you can receive from a healthcare professional.

What is BENLYSTA?

BENLYSTA is a prescription medication used to treat adults with active systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE or lupus) who are receiving other lupus medicines.

It is not known if BENLYSTA is safe and effective in people with severe active lupus nephritis or severe active central nervous system lupus, and it has not been studied in combination with other biologics or intravenous cyclophosphamide. Use of BENLYSTA is not recommended in these situations.

Do not receive BENLYSTA if you are allergic to belimumab or to any of the ingredients in BENLYSTA.

Important Safety Information

What is BENLYSTA?

BENLYSTA is a prescription medication used to treat adults with active systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE or lupus) who are receiving other lupus medicines.

Important Safety Information

The most important information to know about BENLYSTA

BENLYSTA can cause serious side effects. Some of these side effects may cause death. It is not known if BENLYSTA causes these serious side effects.

Tell your healthcare provider right away if you have any of the symptoms listed below while receiving BENLYSTA

Before receiving BENLYSTA also discuss with your healthcare provider if you:

Possible side effects of BENLYSTA

The most common side effects of BENLYSTA are nausea, diarrhea, fever, stuffy or runny nose and sore throat, cough, trouble sleeping, leg or arm pain, depression, headache, and pain, redness, itching, or swelling at the site of injection. These are not all the possible side effects of BENLYSTA. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

Other Important Information

In 2 of 3 studies, fewer blacks/African Americans who received BENLYSTA responded to treatment compared to blacks/African Americans who did not receive BENLYSTA. Consult with your healthcare provider to determine if BENLYSTA is right for you.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.