Get started with Novoeight®

Novo Nordisk offers programs to support you every step of the way. Product assistance is available to help you get treatment, and there are also resources in place to help you start treatment. Eligibility requirements apply.

Young man lives with hemophilia A


Malcolm, 18 years old, lives with hemophilia A.


 



 

Novoeight® medicine package

Each vial comes with a syringe appropriately pre-filled with diluent. 

Need help getting treatment?

Novo Nordisk offers product assistance, if you are eligible, to help with the cost of treatment.


 



 

Learn how to mix a dose

Novoeight® can be prepared in 3 steps: attach, twist, and mix. You will be guided through the process as you watch a dose being mixed.


 



 

Novoeight® Demo Kit

Practice mixing a dose

Try mixing a dose before you start treatment with Novoeight®, so you can see how quick it is.

Do not attempt to do an infusion yourself unless you have been taught how by your healthcare provider or hemophilia treatment center.


 



 

Novoeight® Travel Kit

Need to treat on the go?

See how the Novoeight® Travel Kit fits into your active lifestyle. Call 1-844-NOVOSEC (1-844-668-6732) if you decide to start treatment.


 



 

Novoeight® patient support available through NovoSecure

Support each step of the way

NovoSecure™ offers personalized patient support, regardless of treatment choice, to help keep you educated and healthy.


 


Selected Important Safety Information

You should not use Novoeight® if you are allergic to factor VIII or any of the other ingredients of Novoeight® or if you are allergic to hamster proteins.

Call your healthcare provider right away and stop treatment if you get any of the following signs of an allergic reaction: rashes or hives, difficulty breathing or swallowing, tightness of the chest, swelling of the lips and tongue, light-headedness, dizziness or loss of consciousness, pale and cold skin, fast heartbeat, or red or swollen face or hands.
 

Indications and Usage

Novoeight® (Antihemophilic Factor [Recombinant]) is an injectable medicine used to control and prevent bleeding in people with hemophilia A. Your healthcare provider may give you Novoeight® when you have surgery.

Novoeight® is not used to treat von Willebrand Disease.
 

Important Safety Information

You should not use Novoeight® if you are allergic to factor VIII or any of the other ingredients of Novoeight® or if you are allergic to hamster proteins.

Call your healthcare provider right away and stop treatment if you get any of the following signs of an allergic reaction: rashes or hives, difficulty breathing or swallowing, tightness of the chest, swelling of the lips and tongue, light-headedness, dizziness or loss of consciousness, pale and cold skin, fast heartbeat, or red or swollen face or hands.

Before taking Novoeight®, you should tell your healthcare provider if you have or have had any medical conditions, take any medicines (including non-prescription medicines and dietary supplements), are nursing, pregnant or planning to become pregnant, or have been told that you have inhibitors to factor VIII.

Your body can make antibodies called “inhibitors” against Novoeight®, which may stop Novoeight® from working properly. Call your healthcare provider right away if your bleeding does not stop after taking Novoeight®.

Common side effects of Novoeight® include swelling or itching at the location of injection, changes in liver tests, and fever.

Please click here for Novoeight® Prescribing Information.

Novoeight® is a prescription medication.

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.