II. Indication

III. Mechanism

  1. Soluble TNF receptor blocker

IV. Efficacy

  1. Rapid onset and very effective
  2. Arrests XRay progression
  3. Good synergistic effect with Methotrexate

V. Adverse Effects

  1. Potential risk of infection
  2. No significant adverse effects

VI. Dosing

  1. Preloaded vial or syringe: 25 mg SQ twice weekly or 50 mg SC weekly

VII. Cost

  1. Per vial: $150
  2. Per month: $1200
  3. Per year: $14,000

VIII. Monitoring

  1. Consider following Complete Blood Count

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