Other Practice Resources

Other Practice Resources

Business Associate Agreement (BAA)

Complete the Business Associate Agreement (BAA) for your practice (one time only) for the use of certain Protected Health Information that is subject to protection under the requirements of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996. You can download the BAA form here or execute the BAA in the Provider Portal and receive immediate verification.

Patient Authorization Form

If you have not executed a BAA, secure a patient authorization for each patient. You can download the Patient Authorization Form here or invite each patient to create an online account at MyJanssenCarePath.com.

Health Insurance Open Enrollment Guide for Your Patients

Even if patients keep the same health plan, benefits can change. The information in the Health Insurance Open Enrollment Guide can help patients review their health plan coverage and make changes if needed so they can stay on treatment in the new benefit period.

INDICATIONS

TREMFYA® (guselkumab) is indicated for the treatment of adults with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis who are candidates for systemic therapy or phototherapy.

TREMFYA® is indicated for the treatment of adults with active psoriatic arthritis.

 

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

CONTRAINDICATIONS
TREMFYA® is contraindicated in patients with a history of serious hypersensitivity reaction to guselkumab or to any of the excipients.

WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS

Hypersensitivity Reactions
Serious hypersensitivity reactions, including anaphylaxis, have been reported with postmarket use of TREMFYA®. Some cases required hospitalization. If a serious hypersensitivity reaction occurs, discontinue TREMFYA® and initiate appropriate therapy.

Infections
TREMFYA® may increase the risk of infection. Treatment with TREMFYA® should not be initiated in patients with a clinically important active infection until the infection resolves or is adequately treated.

Consider the risks and benefits of treatment prior to prescribing TREMFYA® in patients with a chronic infection or a history of recurrent infection. Instruct patients receiving TREMFYA® to seek medical help if signs or symptoms of clinically important chronic or acute infection occur. If a patient develops a clinically important or serious infection, or is not responding to standard therapy, closely monitor and discontinue TREMFYA® until the infection resolves.

Pre-Treatment Evaluation for Tuberculosis (TB)
Evaluate patients for TB infection prior to initiating treatment with TREMFYA®. Initiate treatment of latent TB prior to administering TREMFYA®. Monitor patients for signs and symptoms of active TB during and after TREMFYA® treatment. Do not administer TREMFYA® to patients with active TB infection.

Immunizations
Prior to initiating TREMFYA®, consider completion of all age-appropriate immunizations according to current immunization guidelines. Avoid use of live vaccines in patients treated with TREMFYA®.

ADVERSE REACTIONS

Most common (≥1%) adverse reactions associated with TREMFYA® include upper respiratory infections, headache, injection site reactions, arthralgia, bronchitis, diarrhea, gastroenteritis, tinea infections, and herpes simplex infections.

The overall safety profile observed in patients with psoriatic arthritis is generally consistent with the safety profile in patients with plaque psoriasis, with the addition of bronchitis and neutrophil count decreased.

 

Please read the full Prescribing Information and Medication Guide for TREMFYA®. Provide the Medication Guide to your patients and encourage discussion.

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