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Learn about the efficacy and safety of Somavert, its tumour impact and its effect on co-morbidity management through clinical and real world data

The acromegaly disease activity tool designed to help monitor your patients

Advice and support services to help you and your patients optimise your experience with Somavert about the efficacy and safety of Somavert through clinical and real world data

Learn about funding and reimbursement England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland

Watch and listen to acromegaly experts talk about various topics in the disease area as well as recordings from our National Nurse Meeting and the Acromegaly co-morbidity series

Click here for Somavert® (pegvisomant) Prescribing Information. Adverse event reporting information can be found at the bottom of the page.

Somavert is used in the treatment of adult patients with acromegaly who have had an inadequate response to surgery and/or radiation therapy and in whom an appropriate medical treatment with somatostatin analogues did not normalise IGF-I concentrations or was not tolerated.

Safety

Somavert has an established safety and tolerability profile1-2

Somavert safety profile

Over 2000 patients have participated in ACROSTUDY, the global safety surveillance study for Somavert to date, providing a wealth of information about possible adverse events1,2


For full details on side effects please refer to the Somavert Summary of Product Characteristics found here1

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Monitoring of liver tests

Liver function should be monitored at baseline and every 4-6 weeks on treatment, and more frequently if elevations are detected​​​​​​​1

Somavert efficacy

Discover IGF-I normalisation rates with Somavert

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Track IGF-I, symptoms and co-morbidities with ACRODAT

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Starter kits

Help your patients feel confident with Somavert and self-administration 

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References​​​​​
  1. Somavert Summary of Product Characteristics. Available here
  2. Fleseriu M, et al. More then a decate of real-world experience of pegvisomant for acromegaly: ACROSTUDY. Eur J Endocrinol, 2021;185(4):525-38.
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