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My mother (55years old) undergone hip replacement surgery last week..she had rheumatoid arthritis..did she can take humira (adalimumab) this week or omit this dose?

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Dr. Moshe Lewis
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

now that the surgery is over her risk in taking the Humira (adalimumab) is significantly decreased.
However this should be confirmed with her Rheumatologist.

In brief: Yes

now that the surgery is over her risk in taking the Humira (adalimumab) is significantly decreased.
However this should be confirmed with her Rheumatologist.
Dr. Moshe Lewis
Dr. Moshe Lewis
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Hold it

Hold the Humira (adalimumab) for 2 weeks after surgery.

In brief: Hold it

Hold the Humira (adalimumab) for 2 weeks after surgery.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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