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Take the next step with Strensiq® (asfotase alfa).

Strensiq: the first and only prescription medicine used to treat people with perinatal/infantile- and juvenile-onset hypophosphatasia (HPP)
Learn more about how Strensiq
treats Hypophosphatasia

Strensiq® treats the underlying cause of hypophosphatasia
low alkaline phosphatase (ALP) activity.

Strensiq, Alkaline Phosphatase (ALP)

Personalized support. Every step of the way.

OneSource™ offers personalized support
throughout your treatment journey.

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  • Education and tools to help with your disease and treatment
  • Connections with other people living with hypophosphatasia
  • Information on co-pay support and financial assistance programs
  • Treatment support from dedicated Alexion nurse case managers
  • Alexion Access Foundation for those without insurance
  • Specialized medication refrigerator to help store Strensiq and track injections
  • In-home injection training by trained professionals
  • A safe and convenient mail-back program to help dispose of needles

Important Safety Information

What is Strensiq® (asfotase alfa)?

Strensiq is a prescription medicine used to treat people with perinatal/infantile- and juvenile-onset hypophosphatasia (HPP).

What are the possible side effects of Strensiq?

Strensiq may cause serious side effects, including

  • Serious allergic (hypersensitivity) reactions. Serious allergic reactions have happened in some people who use Strensiq. Stop using Strensiq and go to the nearest hospital emergency room right away if you have any of the signs and symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including
     
    • Difficulty breathing
    • Swelling of your eyes, lips, or tongue
    • Hives
    • Feeling faint
    • Nausea or vomiting
    • Dizziness
    • Itching of your lips, tongue, or throat
    • Choking sensation
     
  • Skin thickening or pits at the injection site (lipodystrophy). Lipodystrophy at the injection site has happened several months after using Strensiq
  • Calcium buildup in your eyes and kidneys. Your healthcare provider should check your eyes and kidneys while you use Strensiq
The most common side effects of Strensiq include local skin injection-site reactions (including red skin patches, bruising, color change, pain, itching, thinning, swelling, pits, and bumps) and calcium buildup in your eyes and kidneys. These are not all of the possible side effects of Strensiq. For more information, ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist. Call your healthcare provider for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the US Food and Drug Administration at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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View our list of suggested questions to ask your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.

 
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