What is benlysta belimumab benlysta is the first prescription medication designed specifically to treat adults with active systemic lupus erythematosus sle it was approved for the treatment of lupus by the us food and drug administration fda on march 9 2011. Benlysta is a prescription medication for adults with active systemic lupus erythematosus who are receiving other lupus medicines you shouldnt receive benlysta if you have severe active lupus nephritis or severe active central nervous system lupus or if youre taking other biologics or intravenous cyclophosphamide. User reviews for benlysta to treat systemic lupus erythematosus the following information is not intended to endorse drugs or recommend therapy while these reviews might be helpful they are not a substitute for the expertise skill knowledge and judgement of healthcare practitioners in patient care. Patients with systemic lupus erythematosus sle report high levels of satisfaction when benlysta belimumab therapy was self administered using an autoinjector a small study reports the study patient evaluation of satisfaction and outcomes with an autoinjector for self administration of subcutaneous belimumab in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus was published in the . How is benlysta belimumab used to treat lupus answer benlysta belimumab weakens the immune system by targeting a protein that may reduce the abnormal b cells thought to contribute to lupus
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