Approved Use

Repatha® is an injectable prescription medicine called a PCSK9 inhibitor. Repatha® is used:

  • along with diet and maximally tolerated statin therapy in adults with Read more heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (an inherited condition that causes high levels of LDL) or atherosclerotic heart or blood vessel problems, who need additional lowering of LDL cholesterol. Read more

The effect of Repatha® on heart problems, such as heart attacks, stroke, or death, has not been determined.

For people with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia, an inherited condition that causes high levels of LDL (bad cholesterol), or atherosclerotic heart or blood vessel problems, who still need to lower LDL along with diet and a maximally tolerated statin

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Even if you’re eating right and taking the highest dose statin you can take, your high LDL levels still may be uncontrolled, so it is important to monitor your cholesterol on a regular basis when you go to the doctor.

Taking questions along with you to each doctor visit can help you have an informed conversation with your doctor about your high LDL and whether Repatha® is right for you. Click the "Get Started" button to answer 3 questions to create a customized discussion guide for your next doctor visit.

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Build your Doctor Discussion Guide – Question 1 of 3

Have you and your doctor talked about whether your LDL level should be lower?

That’s great! It’s important to keep track of your cholesterol numbers over time to ensure you’re making positive progress toward your target LDL level—or maintaining your LDL level if you’re currently within your target.

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It’s important to continue monitoring your LDL to keep track of any changes to your cholesterol numbers. If your doctor determines your LDL level is uncontrolled, you may need to adjust your current treatment.

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Is your current treatment doing enough to lower your LDL level?

If your current treatment is doing enough to lower your LDL level, that’s good news.

Continue to monitor your LDL levels over time—it is still an important aspect of your treatment. Understanding all of your available high cholesterol treatment options allows you to make informed decisions with your doctor about any future treatment adjustments.

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If you’re trying to lower your LDL but still haven’t reached your target, it’s time to talk to your doctor about another treatment option.

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If you aren’t sure your LDL is within a range that is appropriate for you—or haven’t had your cholesterol tested recently—be sure to check at your next doctor’s appointment.

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Did you know Repatha® can help dramatically lower your LDL?

You may have plaque-related heart or blood vessel problems and high LDL. Or, maybe you have inherited high LDL (heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia).

If you’re on the highest dose statin you can take and your LDL level is still too high, it’s time to ask about Repatha®—a different way to lower LDL.

Select which questions you’d like to include in your discussion guide:

You may have plaque-related heart or blood vessel problems and high LDL. Or, maybe you have inherited high LDL (heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia).

If you’re on the highest dose statin you can take and your LDL level is still too high, it’s time to ask about Repatha®—a different way to lower LDL.

Select which questions you’d like to include in your discussion guide:

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Important Safety Information and Approved Use

Do not use Repatha® if you are allergic to evolocumab or to any of the ingredients in Repatha®.

Before you start using Repatha®, tell your healthcare provider about all your medical conditions, including allergies, and if you are allergic to rubber or latex, are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. The needle covers on the single-use prefilled syringes and the inside of the needle caps on the single-use prefilled SureClick® autoinjectors contain dry natural rubber. The single-use Pushtronex® system (on-body infusor with prefilled cartridge) is not made with natural rubber latex.

Tell your healthcare provider or pharmacist about any prescription and over-the-counter medicines you are taking or plan to take, including natural or herbal remedies.

What are the possible side effects of Repatha®?

Repatha® may cause allergic reactions. Call your healthcare provider or go to the nearest hospital emergency room right away if you have any symptoms of an allergic reaction including a severe rash, redness, severe itching, a swollen face, or trouble breathing.

The most common side effects of Repatha® include: runny nose, sore throat, symptoms of the common cold, flu or flu-like symptoms, back pain, and redness, pain, or bruising at the injection site.

Tell your healthcare provider if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away.

These are not all the possible side effects of Repatha®. Ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist for more information. Call your healthcare provider for medical advice about side effects.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Approved Use

Repatha® is an injectable prescription medicine called a PCSK9 inhibitor. Repatha® is used:

The effect of Repatha® on heart problems, such as heart attacks, stroke, or death, has not been determined.

Important Safety Information and Approved Use

Do not use Repatha® if you are allergic to evolocumab or to any of the ingredients in Repatha®.

Before you start using Repatha®, tell your healthcare provider about all your medical conditions, including allergies, and if you are allergic to rubber or latex, are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. The needle covers on the single-use prefilled syringes and the inside of the needle caps on the single-use prefilled SureClick® autoinjectors contain dry natural rubber. The single-use Pushtronex® system (on-body infusor with prefilled cartridge) is not made with natural rubber latex.

Tell your healthcare provider or pharmacist about any prescription and over-the-counter medicines you are taking or plan to take, including natural or herbal remedies.

What are the possible side effects of Repatha®?

Repatha® may cause allergic reactions. Call your healthcare provider or go to the nearest hospital emergency room right away if you have any symptoms of an allergic reaction including a severe rash, redness, severe itching, a swollen face, or trouble breathing.

The most common side effects of Repatha® include: runny nose, sore throat, symptoms of the common cold, flu or flu-like symptoms, back pain, and redness, pain, or bruising at the injection site.

Tell your healthcare provider if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away.

These are not all the possible side effects of Repatha®. Ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist for more information. Call your healthcare provider for medical advice about side effects.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Approved Use

Repatha® is an injectable prescription medicine called a PCSK9 inhibitor. Repatha® is used:

  • along with diet and maximally tolerated statin therapy in adults with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (an inherited condition that causes high levels of LDL) or atherosclerotic heart or blood vessel problems, who need additional lowering of LDL cholesterol.

The effect of Repatha® on heart problems, such as heart attacks, stroke, or death, has not been determined.