SEBELIPASE ALFA is a Schedule H drug.
Sebelipase alfa is a copy of an enzyme that is normally produced in the body to help break down fats and keep them from building up in your cells.Sebelipase alfa treats those with lysosomal acid lipase deficiency, an enzyme disorder. This is the first treatment for this rare disease.


SEBELIPASE ALFA is generally used to treat: Wolman Disease

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is it safe on my liver?
A: Check with your Doctor first

Q: Is it safe on my kidney?
A: Check with your Doctor first

Q: Can I take it with alcohol?
A: Not Safe

Q: Is it safe for children?
A: Not Advised for age < 1month

Q: Is it safe to take for someone breastfeeding?
A: Not Safe

How Do I Take It?

Route of Administration: IV (Intravenous)


  • You should not be treated with sebelipase alfa if you are allergic to it.
  • Sebelipase alfa is injected into a vein through an IV. A healthcare provider will give you this injection.
  • Sebelipase alfa is usually given once every other week. The IV infusion must be given slowly and can take 1 to 2 hours to complete.
  • You will be watched closely during and after receiving sebelipase alfa, to make sure you do not have an allergic reaction to the medication.
  • Tell your doctor if you have any changes in weight.
  • To make sure sebelipase alfa is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have,an allergy to eggs or egg products.

Common Side-Effects

SEBELIPASE ALFA : Diarrhoea, Rhinitis, Anemia, Hives, Itchy Skin, Skin Rash, Fever, Weakness (generalized), Runny Nose, Throat Soreness, Cough, Constipation, Nausea, Vomit, Head Headache, Abdomen Pain, Chills, Dizziness, Dry Mouth, Restless Or Irritability, Nervousness, Pale Skin, Fatigue (tiredness), Chest Discomfort, Irregular Heartbeat, Eyes Swelling, Face Swelling, Swollen Lips, Redness, Slow Or Irregular Breathing, Sneezing

Serious Side-Effects

SEBELIPASE ALFA : Hyperventilation, Anaphylaxis, Agitation, Eyes Blurred Vision, Difficulty Breathing, Difficulty Swallowing, Hoarse Voice, Rapid Heart Rate (pulse), Difficulty Sleeping, Abdomen Painful Bowel Movements, Easy Bleeding, Chest Pain, Swollen Tongue, Arms Swelling, Legs Swelling

Technical Classification


Storage Conditions

Refrigeration (Between 2 To 8 C)

Available Alternatives

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