DrugBank ID: db12159
DrugCentral: dupilumab
Synonymous :dupilumab

Drug Sentece Context

Table 1. Analysis of context sentence of dupilumab gene in 11 abstracts.

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32330323 Dupilumab is a fully human monoclonal antibody against the alfa subunit of interleukin (IL)-4 receptor that blocks signalling from both IL-4 and IL-13, which are key type 2 cytokines in the pathophysiology of atopic dermatitis (AD). […] In a paper of Deleuran et al. the authors showed long term safety and efficacy of dupilumab; they reported viral upper respiratory tract infection, cough and influenza in about 2% of patients.
32339362 Dupilumab, a fully human monoclonal antibody, blocks the shared receptor component for interleukin-4 (IL-4) and IL-13. […] Dupilumab is approved for inadequately controlled moderate-to-severe AD.1.
32362061 In particular, there are no current clinical data about the interference exerted by dupilumab, a biologic drugs blocking IL-4 and IL-13, used for adult atopic dermatitis. […] Furthermore, dupilumab has been proved to be efficacious also in exacerbations of asthma, and it is known that viral infections can worsen asthma. […] Therefore, the current data seem to suggest that treatment with dupilumab should not be stopped during COVID-19 pandemic.
32386431 We have read with great interest the letter of the European Task Force on Atopic Dermatitis (ETFAD) on SARS-CoV-2-infection and atopic dermatitis published in JEADV (March 2020)1 in which the authors state: “Targeted treatment selectively interfering with type-2 inflammation such as dupilumab is not considered to increase the risk for viral infections and might thus be preferred …in a situation such as COVID-19 pandemic”.1.
32417136 A patient with severe CRSwNP, asthma, and NSAIDS received dupilumab treatment.
32458536 Apremilast, acitretin and dupilumab, have favorable safety data, and may be safely initiated and continued in uninfected patients.
32935079 With many drugs being tried in the management and treatment of COVID-19, dupilumab is one such monoclonal antibody that has come under the limelight for its possible role as an adjunct therapy in COVID-19 position. […] There are isolated case reports and series that document a milder course of COVID-19 infection in patients who have already been on dupilumab therapy for treatment of conditions such as atopic dermatitis and chronic rhino-sinusitis with nasal polyp. […] In this article, a non-systematic critical analysis of dupilumab was performed to delve into this hypothesis further.