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FIRAZYR is a medicine used to treat acute attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE) in adults 18 years of age and older.

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Sep 17

Staying Fit With HAE: How I Manage

Published on September 17, 2014 in Day by Day 0

There are times when the fear of my HAE symptoms makes it difficult to just get through the day—eight hours of work, attending school, and caring for family. Often, when I return home in the evening, I want to retreat to my bed and not move until morning. I have made it a priority to fight that desire. Although it can be taxing at times, I personally believe exercise in my life is important. You should always talk to your doctor about any lifestyle changes, including starting an exercise routine.

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Jul 09

Patient to Patient Experiences

Published on July 09, 2014 in Day by Day 0

At my first Patient to Patient Program dinner as an Ambassador, I was embraced by a young woman with dark hair and kind eyes. As she released me from the hug, I could see tears streaming down her face. She had waited her whole life to hear from others with HAE, and felt understood in a way she never had before. Seeing the positive impact that hearing from others with HAE can have on people is the reason I love attending P2Ps as much as I do.

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Jun 18

Talking With Your Employer

Published on June 18, 2014 in Day by Day 0

I had a hard time talking to my employer about my HAE. I was concerned that I could lose my job due to my condition or be seen as unreliable, but I couldn’t work when I was having HAE attacks. My boss thought my explanations were excuses… until the day my wife called in sick for me as we rushed to the hospital.

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What is FIRAZYR?

FIRAZYR is prescribed to treat acute HAE attacks in adults 18 years of age and older.

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