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Dr. Robert Lowe
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Humira (Overview)

Humira is an arthritis therapy which is a kind of pain medication.


Dr. Robert Lowe
184 doctors shared insights

Humira (Overview)

Humira is an arthritis therapy which is a kind of pain medication.


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What exactly is a humira (adalimumab) injection?

Usually not an issue: Most patient have little injection site discomfort. It is the only true human tnf-alpha antibody, and is given once every two weeks for arthritis, and once weekly for crohn's. I have had more success with this biologic than any other. ...Read more

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How can I travel while being dependent on humira (adalimumab)?

How can I travel while being dependent on humira (adalimumab)?

Humira (adalimumab): The key is to discuss this with the prescribing doctor since there are always ways and alternatives to ensure you receive your medication whether you administer it or contact is made with a clinic in your travel plans to administer. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use Humira (adalimumab) with tingling sensation on top of head?Clear MRI 1yr ago.other symp:chronic headache on right and occ both side facial twitch

Headache: Before beginning Humira (adalimumab) discuss the side effects and contraindications for use with your prescribing physician. The headache that you describe is consistent with occipital neuralgia. The facial twitching could be caused by a variety of neurological conditions. Ideally, a neurologist should have input into you taking the Humira (adalimumab) as well as treating the headaches and facial twitching. ...Read more

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Is prednisone and humira (adalimumab) used together okay?

Is prednisone and humira (adalimumab) used together okay?

Yes, but............: Humira (adalimumab) should greatly reduce and even eliminate the need for prednisone, which is best used in rescue doses when arthritis flares! ...Read more

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How effective is humira (adalimumab) for rheumatoid arthritis?

How effective is humira (adalimumab) for rheumatoid arthritis?

It is effective: It is effective and has been used alone, with methtrexate or with other dmard and is effective. ...Read more

Dr. Robert Lowe
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Adalimumab (Definition)

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