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Cesar was diagnosed with mild hemophilia A when he was 2. Growing up, he wanted to participate in sports, despite injuries and his hematologist’s warnings. He learned to take hemophilia seriously and to infuse at home instead of the hospital—a big step toward independence. Cesar grew up attending hemophilia camps and is now the camp director for the Latino Hemophilia Foundation. He encourages others to be positive, safe, and active, and “walks the walk” by hiking in the mountains near his house. For Cesar, the best part of being healthy is the opportunity to have fun with his kids.

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Cesar was diagnosed with mild hemophilia A when he was 2. Growing up, he wanted to participate in sports, despite injuries and his hematologist’s warnings. He learned to take hemophilia seriously and to infuse at home instead of the hospital—a big step toward independence. Cesar grew up attending hemophilia camps and is now the camp director for the Latino Hemophilia Foundation. He encourages others to be positive, safe, and active, and “walks the walk” by hiking in the mountains near his house. For Cesar, the best part of being healthy is the opportunity to have fun with his kids.

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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.

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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.