How Is ADAKVEO Given?

Getting started on your treatment journey with ADAKVEO® (crizanlizumab-tmca)

How Do You Receive ADAKVEO?
You will be given the first IV infusion at Week 0 and the second IV infusion 2 weeks later (Week 2). After that, you will be given an IV infusion every 4 weeks. If you miss an appointment for infusion, contact your doctor or health care provider as soon as possible to reschedule.

ADAKVEO is an IV infusion. What does that mean for you?

Delivered directly into your vein through an IV for 30 minutes
Given monthly 12 times per year (after your first 2 doses at Week 0 and Week 2)
Does not add to the number of pills you may be taking


What else should you consider with ADAKVEO?

  • ADAKVEO® (crizanlizumab-tmca) is intended as a long-term treatment. Your doctor or health care provider will regularly monitor your condition and treatment plan
  • Before receiving ADAKVEO, remember to tell your health care provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you’re pregnant, or plan to become pregnant. It is not known if ADAKVEO may harm your unborn baby
  • Tell your health care provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements
  • ADAKVEO can be taken with or without other treatments such as hydroxyurea
  • Follow your prescribed treatment plan and do not stop receiving ADAKVEO unless your doctor or health care provider tells you to