Enbrel


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a genetically engineered anti-TNF compound (trade name Enbrel) consisting of receptors that bind TNF

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Enbrel is already approved to treat rheumatoid arthritis and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
COMET marks the first major rheumatoid arthritis (RA) clinical trial with ENBREL to use clinical remission as a primary endpoint, as measured by disease activity score (DAS28 < 2.
The ENBREL data are important for both physicians and parents because they demonstrate the safety profile has remained consistent after long-term use in this patient population.
The data showed that 80 percent of patients treated with a combination of the two experienced no radiographic progression through one year, compared with 68 percent of the patients treated with Enbrel alone.
For many years, her employers health insurance covered Enbrel at a cost to her that never exceeded $30 per month.
Pfizer's Enbrel is a recombinant human TNF-alpha receptor fusion protein that inhibits the activity of TNF-alpha.
When his condition started to deteriorate, doctors at Cannock Chase Hospital decided to offer Andrew ground-breaking injections of Enbrel, being trialled at the hospital's rheumatology department last year.
But after being treated with new drug Enbrel at Cannock Chase Hospital, the father-of-two has found that the sky really was the limit - as he trekked more than5,000metres up the world's highest mountain.
Enbrel (etanercept) was recently approved for use in South Africa for the treatment of moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.
Enbrel and Mylotarg, biological products launched in Japan in 2005, are helping to drive WKK's rapid growth.
Enbrel (etanercept) works by blocking an inflammatory chemical called tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-a), high concentrations of which are associated with psoriasis, arthritis, and depression.
more than quadrupled its third-quarter profits on strong sales of anti-anemia drug Aranesp and arthritis-attacker Enbrel, the company said Wednesday.
Litigators will be able to track litigation involving Vioxx, Celebrex, Enbrel, Arava, Bextra, Kineret, naproxen, Remicade, Ridaura, and other related drugs from initial complaint to final appeal.
In contrast, Remicade (infliximab) and Enbrel (etanercept) are "biologic response modifiers.