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What is the difference in mechanism or humira and enbrel?

What is the difference in mechanism or humira and enbrel?

None: There both basically work by the same mechanism which is inhibition of tnp. ...Read more

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Is there a difference in humira and enbrel treatment of psoriasis?

Is there a difference in humira and enbrel treatment of psoriasis?

No great...: No great differences. Enbrel is once weekly and Humira is once every two weeks. They have similar efficacy in large trials, but differences exist between individuals! both should be tried only after Methotrexate therapy has failed! ...Read more

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Are there any between marijuana and Humira? Would it be safe to take marijuana occasionally?

Are there any between marijuana and Humira?
Would it be safe to take marijuana occasionally?

Interaction: I don't think that there is any interaction between humira and marijuana use. Your physician who prescribed the humira can answer this question if you have further concerns. ...Read more

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Is there a waiting period between changing from enbrel to humira? If so, how long? Then how long before humira begins to work?

Is there a waiting period between changing from enbrel to humira? If so, how long? Then how long before humira begins to work?

One week: I would start Humira one week after your last Enbrel injection. There is no hard and fast rule. I have seen Humira work as quickly as within two weeks and as long as three months. These medications should be given for at least three months before switching. Good luck. ...Read more

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For 10 yrs I've been on 6mp for Ulcerative Colitis with ups and downs. How should I decide between 6mp, Entyvio, and Remicade/Humira moving forward?

For 10 yrs I've been on 6mp for Ulcerative Colitis with ups and downs. How should I decide between 6mp, Entyvio, and Remicade/Humira moving forward?

Ulcerative Colitis: By visiting a gastroenterology clinic that you feel takes excellent care of your UC, keeps you informed of any changes needed, makes you feel like you are important, and calls you back within 12-24 hours of a phone call to their office. Finding the right doctor(s) for your condition is essential. Excellent doctors can also provide excellent insight into which medication(s) would work best for you. ...Read more

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How can I travel while being dependent on humira?

How can I travel while being dependent on humira?

Humira: 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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I've gained an insane amound of weight after taking humira, is this normal?

No: Abnormal weight gain is not common with Humira or other biologic agents. Weight gain has been reported if the patient was cachexic prior to the biologic treatment. ...Read more

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