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Advise patients to contact a healthcare professional for any of the following:

Advise patients of the need for:

  • Avoiding therapy with Xgeva if a serious allergic reaction occurred with prior Xgeva or Prolia therapy [see CONTRAINDICATIONS and WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS]
  • Proper oral hygiene and routine dental care
  • Informing their dentist that they are receiving Xgeva
  • Avoiding invasive dental procedures during treatment with Xgeva
  • The use of highly effective contraception during and for at least 5 months after treatment with Xgeva for females of reproductive potential.

Advise patients that denosumab is also marketed as Prolia®. Patients should inform their healthcare provider if they are taking Prolia.

Last reviewed on RxList: 3/9/2016
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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