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Meet Clyde

Clyde was diagnosed with severe hemophilia A at birth. Growing up, he felt different, and all he wanted was to be like other kids. He attended hemophilia camps but reached a point where he no longer wished to be involved in the community—until he reached college age, when he realized that hemophilia is part of who he is. He embraced his bleeding disorder and became active with the hemophilia community. With 2 nephews who also live with hemophilia, Clyde strives to provide a good example by taking care of himself. He encourages his nephews and others living with hemophilia to take advantage of opportunities to have fun and just be themselves while managing their bleeding disorder.

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Clyde was diagnosed with severe hemophilia A at birth. Growing up, he felt different, and all he wanted was to be like other kids. He attended hemophilia camps but reached a point where he no longer wished to be involved in the community—until he reached college age, when he realized that hemophilia is part of who he is. He embraced his bleeding disorder and became active with the hemophilia community. With 2 nephews who also live with hemophilia, Clyde strives to provide a good example by taking care of himself. He encourages his nephews and others living with hemophilia to take advantage of opportunities to have fun and just be themselves while managing their bleeding disorder.

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Individual results may vary.

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Selected Important Safety Information

Who should not use Novoeight®?

  • 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

What is the most important information I need to know about Novoeight®?

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

What is Novoeight®?

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

Who should not use Novoeight®?

  • 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

What is the most important information I need to know about Novoeight®?

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

What should I tell my healthcare provider before using Novoeight®?

  • 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®

What are the possible side effects of Novoeight®?

  • Common side effects of Novoeight® include inhibitors in patients who were not previously treated with factor VIII products, swelling or itching at the location of injection, 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.