Belimumab

Drug Name
Belimumab

Brand Name(s)
Benlysta®

Drug Class
Biologic

Belimumab is a biologic medication used to treat adults with lupus (systemic lupus erythematosus, also called SLE).



This information was last updated January 2020, with expert advice from:

Jason Kielly, B.Sc. (Pharm.), Pharm.D.
Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Clinical Pharmacist, Rheumatic Health Program, Eastern Health

Hamidreza Izadpanah , Pharm.D.
 

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