Omalizumab: a review of its use in the treatment of allergic asthma.

Omalizumab, a monoclonal antibody that targets circulating IgE, is approved as add-on therapy for adult and adolescent patients with severe allergic asthma in the EU and moderate to severe allergic asthma in the US. Several randomized, double-blind trials have demonstrated the therapeutic efficacy of subcutaneously administered omalizumab as add-on therapy… CONTINUE READING