What is Signifor
Approved as Treatment by the FDAPasireotide, also known as Signifor, is approved by the FDA for 2 uses which include Pituitary surgery is not an option or has not been curative and Cushing's Disease .
When to interrupt dosageThe advised dosage of Signifor is contingent upon the diagnosed condition, including Cushing's Disease, Pituitary surgery is not an option or has not been curative and Acromegaly. The amount of dosage is contingent upon the technique of administration featured in the table beneath.
WarningsThere are 20 known major drug interactions with Signifor.
Signifor Novel Uses: Which Conditions Have a Clinical Trial Featuring Signifor?Thirteen active clinical trials are assessing the potential of Signifor in treating Cushing's Disease, in cases where Pituitary Surgery is not an option or has not been curative, and Acromegaly.
Signifor Reviews: What are patients saying about Signifor?
Patient Q&A Section about signiforThese questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.
What is Signifor used for?
"SIGNIFOR is a treatment for adult patients with Cushing's disease who cannot have surgery or whose surgery did not cure them."
How do you inject a Signifor?
"Signifor must be injected deep into a muscle by a trained healthcare professional. The suspension can only be prepared just before it is administered. The site for repeat injections should alternate between left and right gluteal muscles."
Who makes Signifor?
"Recordati has agreed to acquire the global rights to two of Novartis' medicines, Signifor and osilodrostat. Signifor is used to treat patients suffering from Cushing's disease, while osilodrostat is used to treat patients with Cushing's syndrome and/or adrenal tumors. The acquisition will give Recordati a significant presence in the market for endocrine diseases."
How is Signifor administered?
"Signifor is to be injected just below the skin by the patient. The patient should receive instructions from the physician or a healthcare professional on how to inject Signifor just below the skin. Injections should not be given in the same spot two times in a row."