infliximab, Remicade (cont.)

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By blocking the action of TNF-alpha, infliximab reduces the signs and symptoms of inflammation. Infliximab does not cure Crohn's disease, psoriatic arthritis, or rheumatoid arthritis. Infliximab can retard the destruction of joints by rheumatoid arthritis. The FDA approved infliximab in August 1998.

SIDE EFFECTS: The most common side effects of infliximab are:

Other important side effects include:

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 1/29/2015

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