Xeljanz Xr

Active Ingredient(s): Tofacitinib Citrate
FDA Approved: * February 23, 2016
Pharm Company: * PFIZER INC
Category: Immunosuppressive

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Xeljanz Xr Overview

Tofacitinib, sold under the brand Xeljanz among others, is a medication used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, and ulcerative colitis.[1][2] Common side effects include diarrhea, headache, and high blood pressure.[1] Serious side effects may include infections and the development of cancer.[1] It is in the janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor class, discovered and developed by the National Institutes of Health and Pfize...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Tofacitinib Citrate
  • Tablet: 10mg, 5mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 11mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Xeljanz Xr: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0069-0501 Xeljanz 11 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated, Extended Release by Pfizer Laboratories Div Pfizer Inc
  • 63539-501 Xeljanz 11 mg Oral Tablet, Extended Release by U.S. Pharmaceuticals

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