What is dupilumab?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Dupixent

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Dupilumab is an interleukin-4 receptor alpha antagonist used in the treatment of atopic dermatitis.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Atopic dermatitis 2 1
Aspirin induced asthma 1 0
Asthma 1 0
Itching 1 1
Nasal polyps 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with dupilumab

Side effect Patients Percentage
Rashes (redness, swelling) 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking dupilumab

Dosage Patients Percentage
175 mg every other week 1
300 mg every other week 1

Duration

Currently taking dupilumab

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking dupilumab after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Alitretinoin (Toctino) 1
Tacrolimus topical (Protopic) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for dupilumab.