|Instructions for Use|
|NYVEPRIA (Nigh-VEP ree-ah)|
Injection, for subcutaneous use
Single-Dose Prefilled Syringe
|Guide to parts|
|Before use||After use|
|Important: The needle is covered by the needle cover before use.|
Read the Patient Information for important information that you need to know about NYVEPRIA before using these Instructions for Use.
Before you use a NYVEPRIA prefilled syringe, read this important information.
|Storing the prefilled syringe|
|Using the prefilled syringe|
|Step 1: Prepare|
|A. Remove the prefilled syringe carton from the refrigerator.|
Remove the inner carton containing the prefilled syringe from the outer carton by peeling away the cover. On a clean, well-lit surface, place the inner carton containing the prefilled syringe at room temperature for 30 minutes before you give an injection.
C. Gather all materials needed for the injection.
Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water.
On a clean, well-lit work surface, place the:
|Step 2: Get ready|
|D. Prepare and clean the injection site(s). You can use:|
|Step 3: Subcutaneous (under the skin) injection|
|F. Pinch the injection site to create a firm surface. Important: Keep skin pinched while injecting.|
G. Hold the pinch. Insert the needle into the skin at 45 to 90 degrees. H. Using slow and constant pressure, push the plunger rod down until it reaches the bottom.
|Step 4: Finish|
|I. When the syringe is empty, keep the plunger rod fully pressed down while you carefully pull the needle straight out from the injection site and off your skin. J. Slowly release the plunger rod and allow the syringe needle guard to automatically cover the exposed needle. Do not recap the needle.Important: When you remove the syringe, if it looks like the medicine is still in the syringe barrel, this means you have not received a full dose. Call your healthcare provider right away.|
K. Examine the injection site.
If there is blood, press a cotton ball or gauze pad on the injection site. Do not rub the injection site. Apply an adhesive bandage if needed.
L. Discard (throw away) the used prefilled syringe.
This Instructions for Use has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Hospira, Inc., a Pfizer Company,
Lake Forest, IL 60045 USA
US License No. 1974
Distributed by Pfizer Labs, division of Pfizer Inc., New York, NY 10017 USA
For more information go to www.pfizer.com or call 1-800-438-1985.
Issued: June 2020
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