DMARD Taper-to-Discontinuation Approach Increases Flare Risk

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Patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in remission who tapered and then fully stopped either conventional synthetic disease-modifying antirheumatic drug (csDMARD) or tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitor therapy experienced more disease flares than those who received stable dose treatment in an open-label, randomized trial. In the 3-year trial, called ARCTIC REWIND, 80% of patients taking stable […]

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Publish date : 2024-04-15 06:38:43

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