Incompatibilities: Substances added to Saxenda may cause degradation of liraglutide. In the absence of compatibility studies, this medicinal product must not be mixed with other medicinal products.
Special precautions for disposal and other handling: The solution should not be used if it does not appear clear and colourless or almost colourless.
Saxenda should not be used if it has been frozen.
The pen is designed to be used with NovoFine or NovoTwist disposable needles up to a length of 8 mm and as thin as 32G. Needles are not included.
The patient should be advised to discard the injection needle after each injection and store the pen without an injection needle attached. This prevents contamination, infection and leakage. It also ensures that the dosing is accurate.
Any unused medicinal product or waste material should be disposed in accordance with local requirements.