Injection Instructions

CIMZIA Injections at Home

For injection training and support for self-injection at home, start by talking to your doctor. You or a caregiver will receive the training you need at your doctor's office to use the CIMZIA prefilled syringe for your CIMZIA therapy.


To refresh your knowledge about how to inject, please watch the training video below. You can also reference the "Instructions for Use" booklet, which is available with your CIMZIA prefilled syringe drug kit, or download it here.

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CIMZIA Product Packaging is
Patient- and Planet-Friendly

The packaging for your prefilled syringes uses significantly less material than previous designs, reducing CIMZIA’s environmental impact, with additional
instructions for dosing, use, and proper disposal of syringes that are easier
to read and understand.

If you’re taking CIMZIA and have questions about the updated packaging or
your treatment, our Nurse Navigators are here to help. Please call
1-884-UCBNurse (1-844-822-6877) for ongoing support.*

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*Nurse Navigators do not provide medical advice and will refer you to your
healthcare professional for any treatment-related questions.

Prefilled syringe designed for comfort and control in partnership with OXO Good Grips®

Important Safety Information: Allergic
reactions may occur. Signs of an allergic
reaction include a skin rash; swelling or
itching of the face, tongue, lips or throat; or
trouble breathing.

How To Store Your CIMZIA Syringes

If you self-inject your medication, you should receive it in a large package with ice packs that keep the contents cool. Remove the medication from the outer packaging and store it in the refrigerator in its original carton at 36° to 46°F (2° to 8°C) until you are ready to self-inject. Protect CIMZIA from light. Do not put CIMZIA in the freezer; it should never be frozen.

When necessary, CIMZIA syringes may be stored at room temperature up to 77°F (25°C) in the original carton to protect from light for a single period of up to 7 days. Once a CIMZIA syringe has been stored at room temperature, do not place it back in the refrigerator. Write the date removed from the refrigerator in the space provided on the carton and discard if not used within the 7-day period. For more about proper disposal of your syringes, visit


CIMZIA Injections in Your Doctor’s Office

If you will be receiving CIMZIA injections at your doctor’s office, click to learn more about how to prepare for your visit.

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