Belimumab is a biologic medication used to treat adults with lupus (systemic lupus erythematosus, also called SLE).
This information was written in November 2017, with expert advice from:
Jason Kielly, B.Sc. (pharm.), Pharm.D.
Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Clinical Pharmacist, Rheumatic Health Program, Eastern Health
Hamidreza Izadpanah, Pharm.D.
This information was last updated in December 2021 by:
Alan Low, B.Sc. (pharm.), Pharm. D., ACPR, FCSHP, CCD, RPh
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Clinical Associate Professor, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, UBC
Co-Founder and Executive Director, Medicines Access Coalition – BC
Primary Care Pharmacist, Vancouver