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Dosing and Administration

BYDUREON is available in 2 delivery forms, the BYDUREON Pen and the BYDUREON Single-dose Tray.

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BYDUREON is available in 2 delivery forms, the BYDUREON Pen and the BYDUREON Single-dose Tray.

Select a category or scroll to learn more.

BYDUREON is available in 2 delivery forms, the BYDUREON Pen and the BYDUREON Single-dose Tray.


BYDUREON is available in 2 delivery forms, the BYDUREON Pen and the BYDUREON Single-dose Tray.

BYDUREON Pen

The BYDUREON Pen

For specific administration instructions, direct patients to review the step-by-step Instructions for Use booklet that comes with each pen or view a tutorial on the patient website.

  • Once-weekly, single-dose, prefilled pen with no titration
  • Designed to be patient-friendly
  • Can be used any time of day, with or without meals
BYDUREON Pen
BYDUREON Pen

Storage

  • Refrigerate 36°F to 46°F (2°C to 8°C)
  • Do not freeze or use BYDUREON if it has been frozen
  • Do not use BYDUREON past the expiration date
  • Protect BYDUREON from light
BYDUREON trade package
BYDUREON trade package
  • Refrigerate 36°F to 46°F (2°C to 8°C)
  • Do not freeze or use BYDUREON if it has been frozen
  • Do not use BYDUREON past the expiration date
  • Protect BYDUREON from light
BYDUREON trade package
  • Refrigerate 36°F to 46°F (2°C to 8°C)
  • Do not freeze or use BYDUREON if it has been frozen
  • Do not use BYDUREON past the expiration date
  • Protect BYDUREON from light

Stocking

  • Pen: NDC 0310-6530-04
  • Each carton contains 4 pens
  • Each single-dose, dual-chamber pen contains 0.65 mL of diluent and 2 mg of exenatide, which are separated until mixed by patient. Needles supplied with pen
  • Do not substitute needles or any other components in the tray

Additional information for pharmacists

For order information, contact your wholesaler.

For more information, call the Customer Support Center at 1-877-700-7365.


Single-dose Tray

Single-dose Tray

For specific administration instructions, direct patients to review the step-by-step Instructions for Use booklet that comes with each carton or view a tutorial on the patient website.

Single-dose tray and Instructions for Use
Single-dose tray and Instructions for Use
Single-dose tray and Instructions for Use
  • BYDUREON is injected subcutaneously by patients once every 7 days at any time of day, independent of meals, as a fixed dose with no titration required
  • BYDUREON must be injected immediately after powder is suspended
  • BYDUREON must not be administered intravenously or intramuscularly
  • If desired or necessary, patients can change their day of weekly administration as long as the last dose was administered 3 or more days before
  • If patients miss a dose, it should be administered as soon as noticed, provided the next regularly scheduled dose is not 1 or 2 days later. In that case, patients should wait until their next regular dosing day to resume their usual dosing schedule of once every 7 days. Two doses of BYDUREON should not be administered less than 3 days apart

Administration

  • Do not substitute needles or any other components in the tray
  • All administration components are included
  • BYDUREON is provided in a single-dose tray so that patients can administer the once-weekly subcutaneous injection themselves
  • Each premeasured vial contains a single 2‑mg dose of BYDUREON
  • Each prefilled syringe contains 0.65 mL of diluent
  • BYDUREON should be stored in the refrigerator at 36°F to 46°F (2°C to 8°C), up to the expiration date or until preparing for use
    • Each single-dose tray can be kept at room temperature not to exceed 77°F (25°C) for no more than a total of 4 weeks, if needed

Package information

BYDUREON is dispensed in a trade pack (carton) containing 4 single-dose trays. Each single‑dose tray contains 1 vial of exenatide 2 mg, 1 vial connector, 1 prefilled diluent syringe, and 2 custom needles (1 provided as a spare). The minimum salable unit is 1 trade pack (carton), representing a 4-week supply. Trade packs (cartons) should not be opened, nor should a single‑dose tray be sold individually. Dispense in original trade pack (carton), do not repackage, and do not break original trade pack (carton). Remind your patients to read the enclosed Medication Guide contained in the trade pack (carton).

Single-dose tray trade packaging
Single-dose tray trade packaging

Storage

  • BYDUREON should be stored in your refrigerator at 36°F to 46°F (2°C to 8°C) and protected from light until prepared for use
  • If needed, you can keep your BYDUREON out of the refrigerator for up to 4 weeks at a temperature no higher than 77°F (25°C)
  • Do not freeze BYDUREON. Do not use BYDUREON if it has been frozen
  • Do not use BYDUREON past the expiration date
  • Keep BYDUREON, and all medicine, out of reach of children

Stocking

  • Tray: NDC 66780-219-04
  • Each carton contains 4 single-dose trays (1-month supply)
  • Each single-dose tray contains 2 custom needles, a vial with a 2-mg dose of exenatide, a syringe that delivers 0.65 mL, and a vial connector

Additional information for pharmacists

For order information, contact your wholesaler.

For more information, call the Customer Support Center at 1-877-700-7365.


Instructions for Use

Review step-by-step instructions on how to use the BYDUREON Pen or single-dose tray with your patients.

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