How to Order Sucraid® - Information for Healthcare Providers

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION:

How to Order

How to Obtain Sucraid®

Sucraid® is available by prescription only through one specialty pharmacy, US Bioservices 1-833-444-2745.

Here are the steps for filling a prescription for Sucraid® from the specialty pharmacy:

  • The physician must complete the Sucraid® Prescription Form and fax it to 1-866-850-9155
  • The specialty pharmacy will contact the patient directly to schedule delivery of Sucraid®
  • Sucraid® will be shipped to the patient’s home or the physician’s office
  • For refill orders or any questions, call US Bioservices 1-833-444-2745

Accessing Sucraid® in Countries Outside the United States

Australia

Sucraid® is available in Australia via special programs based on local country regulations. Physicians or healthcare professionals may use the following link for information on how to obtain Sucraid® for patients in Australia.

Canada

Sucraid® is available in Canada via special programs based on local country regulations. Hospitals and physicians may contact [email protected] for information on how to obtain Sucraid® in Canada.

Europe

Sucraid® is available in Europe via special programs based on local country regulations. Physicians or healthcare professionals may use the following link for information on how to obtain Sucraid® for patients in Europe.

Get the Sucraid® Prescription Form

Important Safety Information for Sucraid® (sacrosidase) Oral Solution

  • Sucraid® may cause a serious allergic reaction. Patients should stop taking Sucraid® and get emergency help immediately if any of the following side effects occur: difficulty breathing, wheezing, or swelling of the face. Care should be taken when administering initial doses of Sucraid® to observe any signs of acute hypersensitivity reaction.
  • Do not use Sucraid® (sacrosidase) Oral Solution with patients known to be hypersensitive to yeast, yeast products, papain, or glycerin (glycerol).
  • Although Sucraid® provides replacement therapy for the deficient sucrase, it does not provide specific replacement therapy for the deficient isomaltase.
  • Adverse reactions as a result of taking Sucraid® may include worse abdominal pain, vomiting, nausea, diarrhea, constipation, difficulty sleeping, headache, nervousness, and dehydration.
  • Before prescribing Sucraid® to diabetic patients, the physician should consider that Sucraid® will enable sucrose hydrolysis and the absorption of those hydrolysis products, glucose and fructose.
  • The effects of Sucraid® have not been evaluated in patients with secondary (acquired) disaccharidase deficiency.
  • DO NOT HEAT SOLUTIONS CONTAINING SUCRAID®. Do not put Sucraid® in warm or hot fluids. Do not reconstitute or consume Sucraid® with fruit juice since the acidity of the juice may reduce the enzyme activity of Sucraid®. Half of the reconstituted Sucraid® should be taken at the beginning of the meal or snack and the other half during the meal or snack.
  • Sucraid® should be refrigerated at 36°F-46°F (2°C-8°C) and should be protected from heat and light.

Indication

Sucraid®(sacrosidase) Oral Solution is an enzyme replacement therapy for the treatment of genetically determined sucrase deficiency, which is part of Congenital Sucrase-Isomaltase Deficiency (CSID).