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Is it bad to smoke while taking humira (adalimumab)?

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Dr. Pierre Moeser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Yes

While there is no interaction between smoking and humira (adalimumab), (adalimumab) smoking can worsen the manifestations of autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease, etc.
Smokers are more prone to infections while is an important issue when taking humira (adalimumab).

In brief: Yes

While there is no interaction between smoking and humira (adalimumab), (adalimumab) smoking can worsen the manifestations of autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease, etc.
Smokers are more prone to infections while is an important issue when taking humira (adalimumab).
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Dr. Pierre Moeser
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Dr. Michael Laccheo
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes

Smoking while on Humira (adalimumab) can greatly increase your risk for developing a serious lung infection.
It also makes treating your underlying autoimmune condition more difficult. This is in addition to the other negative health consequences of smoking.

In brief: Yes

Smoking while on Humira (adalimumab) can greatly increase your risk for developing a serious lung infection.
It also makes treating your underlying autoimmune condition more difficult. This is in addition to the other negative health consequences of smoking.
Dr. Michael Laccheo
Dr. Michael Laccheo
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