6 REASONS YOU MAY WANT TO TAKE A BIOLOGIC:
5 REASONS A BIOLOGIC MAY NOT BE RIGHT FOR YOU:
You aren’t getting the kind of relief you’d like from your current treatment.
Your current treatment has stopped working altogether.
Medications you’re taking now are causing side effects.
Having EoE is affecting your quality of life.
You’re comfortable giving yourself an injection.
You and your doctor feel you could have better control of your EoE.
You have a parasitic infection.
You are planning to get a “live” vaccination.
You’re pregnant, trying to conceive, or breastfeeding. (Note: In these situations, there often are times the benefits of taking a biologic outweigh the small risks; don’t hesitate to have a frank discussion about both with your doctor.)
You’re allergic to dupilumab or any of the non-active ingredients in the medication.
You don’t want to give yourself an injection.