Rheumatology Specialty Medications
Actemra is used to treat moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis in adults. It is sometimes given together with other arthritis medicines.
Acthar is used for many health problems like allergy signs, asthma, adrenal gland problems, blood problems, skin rashes, or swelling problems. This is not a list of all health problems that HP Acthar (corticotropin) may be used for. Talk with the doctor.
Benlysta (belimumab) is a monoclonal antibody that affects the actions of the body’s immune system. Monoclonal antibodies are made to target and destroy only certain cells in the body. This may help to protect healthy cells from damage.
- CIMZIA SUPPORT®
Cimzia (certolizumab) reduces the effects of a substance in the body that can cause inflammation.
Enbrel is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, or ankylosing spondylitis, and to prevent joint damage caused by these conditions.
Forteo is used in men and women to treat osteoporosis caused by menopause or by taking steroids.
Humira (adalimumab) is a tumor necrosis factor (TNF) blocker that reduces the effects of a substance in the body that can cause inflammation.
Kevzara (sarilumab) reduces the effects of a substance in the body that can cause inflammation. Kevzara is used to treat moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis in adults.
Orencia is a prescription medicine used to treat the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, and to prevent joint damage caused by these conditions.
Otezla (apremilast) inhibits an enzyme within your immune system that can affect certain cells and contribute to inflammation in the body.
The Prolia brand of denosumab is used to treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women who have high risk of bone fracture.
Simponi is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, or ulcerative colitis.
Stelara is used to treat plaque psoriasis in adults and adolescents and psoriatic arthritis in adults. It is sometimes given with another medicine called methotrexate.
XELJANZ/XELJANZ XR is used to treat adults with moderately to severely active rheumatoid arthritis in which methotrexate did not work well.
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