immunomodulator drugs

immunomodulator drugs

immune response-modifying agents, e.g. penicillamine; used to treat recalcitrant rheumatoid disease (e.g. patients who remain symptomatic on high-dose corticosteroids)
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FAMPYRA can be used alone or with existing MS therapies, including immunomodulator drugs.
The researchers in the international, multi-center SONIC (Study of Biologic and Immunomodulator Naive Patients in Crohn's Disease) study recruited 508 patients with Crohn's disease who were naive to immunomodulator drugs.
Instead, physicians should withdraw patients who are nonresponders to 5-ASA from the drug if the patients require "step-up" therapy with steroids or immunomodulator drugs, Dr.
In terms of treatment, once imiquimod therapy is withdrawn, one of the other topical immunomodulator drugs may play a role, he said.
Response rate was also independent of treatment with common immunomodulator drugs.
The incidence of seizures in these studies at the 10mg dose has been within the rates reported for placebo-treated groups in long-term controlled studies of immunomodulator drugs in MS patients.
Immunomodulator drugs used for treating atopic dermatitis recently received a black box safety warning from the FDA.