Category: Arthritis

Anakinra Overview

Anakinra (brand name Kineret) is a biopharmaceutical drug used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. It is a recombinant and slightly modified version of the human interleukin 1 receptor antagonist protein. It is marketed by Swedish Orphan Biovitrum.[1] Contents 1 Medical use 2 Adverse effects 3 Chemistry 4 History 5 References Medical use Anakinra is administered at home by subcutaneous injection.[2] It is used as a second line treatment to manage symptoms o...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Injection: 100mg/0.67ml
  • Vial: 10miu/vial, 18miu/vial, 25miu/vial
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Anakinra for arthritis
My ten year old daughter has rheumatoid arthritis and I wish to know if Anakinra would be effective?...