HUMIRA is indicated for the treatment of :
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) : Reducing signs and symptoms, inducing major clinical response, inhibiting the progression of structural damage, and improving physical function in adult patients with moderately to severely active RA
Humira 40mg is typically used to treat rheumatoid arthritis.
It is also used to treat certain skin diseases; like psoriasis and hidradenitis suppurativa.
It function almost the same like Enbrel 25mg.
Humira 40mg consists of 1330 amino acids.
Supplied as a sterile, preservative-free solution of adalimumab for subcutaneous administration.
It requires a few weeks to take effect.
Humira 40mg is a clear and colorless solution, with a pH of about 5.2. Each 40mg/0.4mL prefilled syringe or prefilled pen delivers 40mg of drug product.
Humira must be injected under the skin according to the prescribed injection technique. And the product should only be used once every two weeks.
Although, if your doctor or pharmacist has suggested or suggests a different schedule more suitable for you, follow it. Just follow a specific time of taking the drug to maintain its beneficial effects.
Your pharmacist can tell you the best and safest way to dispose used syringes and needles.
Common side effects with taking Humira 40mg includes headaches, stomach ache, nausea, redness of the skin. Everyone has their separate ways they may react to this drug. If you experience the side effects listed above and more, don’t hesitate to call on your pharmacist or doctor for help.
Store this product in a refrigerator but don’t allow to freeze. Keep out of reach for children too.