Apremilast

Category: Arthritis



Apremilast Overview

Apremilast, brand name Otezla among others, is a medication for the treatment of certain types of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. It may also be useful for other immune system related inflammatory diseases. The drug acts as a selective inhibitor of the enzyme phosphodiesterase 4 (PDE4) and inhibits spontaneous production of TNF-alpha from human rheumatoid synovial cells.[3] It is taken by mouth. Contents 1 Medical use 2 Contraindications 3 Adverse effects 3.1 Severe Di...

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Apremilast
  • Tablet: 10mg, 20mg, 30mg
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