Lupkynis (Voclosporin)

Voclosporin is a medication used to treat lupus that is affecting the kidneys (lupus nephritis) by suppressing the immune system.

Voclosporin works by reducing the activity of T-cells, a type of white blood cell that plays an important part in the body's immune system.

Taking Voclosporin

Voclosporin is available in 7.9 mg oral capsules.

It can take some time for the Voclosporin to work. It is important for people starting this medication to be patient and to keep taking it as prescribed.

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