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Synonyms for etanercept

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


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Safety and efficacy of up to eight years of continuous etanercept therapy in patients with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
The authors led by Chih-Shung Wong of Cathay General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, designed an experiment to evaluate the effects of etanercept in rats that had been made morphine tolerant.
Etanercept was first evaluated as monotherapy in a phase II, randomized, dose-ranging, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial.
A total of 43 patients have been switched from infliximab to etanercept because of toxicity or lack of efficacy.
The contract involves: Delivery of biological medicine Etanercept.
Patients with early, active RA were randomized to receive either twice-weekly subcutaneous etanercept (10 mg or 25 mg) or weekly oral MTX (mean dosage 19 mg/week).
All patients in the study were on monotherapy with methotrexate, etanercept, adalimumab, ustekinumab, or narrow-band UVB phototherapy (NBUVB).
In March 2003, her rheumatologist started etanercept for treatment of refractory psoriasis and discontinued cyclosporin, following which the psoriatic lesions improved.
There are added benefits to methotrexate and etanercept for rheumatoid arthritis patients, such as myself ("Two arthritis drugs work best in tandem," SN: 3/13/04, p.
NEW YORK -- Collectively hailed as the biggest breakthrough for psoriasis therapy in decades, infliximab, etanercept, alefacept, and the other "targeted biologics" seem poised to revolutionize how dermatologists treat moderate to severe psoriasis.
Contract award: "delivery of drugs to the drug program: lot 1 - etanercept, lot 2 - adalimumab, lot 3 - rituximab".
The MAA for the etanercept biosimilar was based on data from a Phase 3, controlled, randomized, multicenter study in Europe where SB4 demonstrated its comparability to Enbrel[sup.