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What constitutes immunosuppressive therapy?

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Dr. Myra Skluth
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Prednisone and

Monoclonal antibodies such as enbrel, humors, cimzia (certolizumab pegol).
It is used when the immune response is excessive and causes damage to the body. Auto immune disease.

In brief: Prednisone and

Monoclonal antibodies such as enbrel, humors, cimzia (certolizumab pegol).
It is used when the immune response is excessive and causes damage to the body. Auto immune disease.
Dr. Myra Skluth
Dr. Myra Skluth
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Dr. Marsha Nunley
Internal Medicine

In brief: Steroids and more

Imsuptx is everything from a course of Prednisone to chemotherapy, tx with immunosuppressive drugs post transplant and for autoimmune disease such as lupus or rheumatoid arthritis.
Basically any agent used to suppress the natural response of the immune system.

In brief: Steroids and more

Imsuptx is everything from a course of Prednisone to chemotherapy, tx with immunosuppressive drugs post transplant and for autoimmune disease such as lupus or rheumatoid arthritis.
Basically any agent used to suppress the natural response of the immune system.
Dr. Marsha Nunley
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