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Ustekinumab (Stelara) is a medication prescribed for the treatment of moderate to severe plaque psoriasis in adult patients over the age of 18 years. Candidates for ustekinumab (Stelara) are patients able to tolerate phototherapy or medications that are absorbed into the blood stream. Side effects, warnings and precautions, drug interactions, and pregnancy safety information should be reviewed prior to taking any medication.

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