Supporting you right from the start

The more you know about Novoeight®, the better you will be able to play an active role in your treatment. Novo Nordisk has resources to help you talk with your healthcare provider and get started with treatment.

Young man, who lives with hemophilia A, with his friends.


Malcolm, 18 years old, lives with hemophilia A.


 



 

Novoeight® medicine package

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

Product assistance and co-pay program

Learn how Novo Nordisk may be able to help you get the treatment you want.


 



 

Novoeight® tools and resources

Tools and resources

Get useful tools to help you learn about Novoeight® and live well with hemophilia.


 



 

Resources and tools for the bleeding disorders community

Trusted sources of support

Find links to websites and organizations that provide valuable information and support to the bleeding disorders community.


 



 

Patient stories

Be inspired by other members of the community living with hemophilia A and treating with Novoeight®. Learn how they are giving back to the hemophilia community.


 



 

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.