"The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today approved asfotase alfa (Strensiq, Alexion Pharmaceuticals) as the first-ever therapy for patients who develop hypophosphatasia, a rare metabolic bone disorder, in childhood.
- Zemaira is contraindicated in patients with a history of anaphylaxis or severe systemic reactions to Zemaira or A1-PI protein.
- Zemaira is contraindicated in immunoglobulin A (IgA)-deficient patients with antibodies against IgA, due to the risk of severe hypersensitivity [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
Last reviewed on RxList: 3/18/2016
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