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Anti-Psoriatic


The culmination of the month of January 2014 brought good news for Medac Pharma regarding their innovative Methotrexate autopen. This easy to use, novel, self-injectable device was accepted as a New Drug Application (NDA) by the FDA. As a subcutaneous injectable form of Methotrexate, the autopen is a ready to use device geared for patients[…]

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The recent approval by the FDA for the Methotrexate injection was encouraging news for patients with rheumatoid arthritis. The FDA gave a nod to approve Methotrexate as the brand name OTREXUP, which is marketed by Antares Pharma on October 16, 2013. This subcutaneous injectable treatment is quite novel, as it is the very first and[…]

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On March 6, 2013 encouraging results from a study involving rheumatoid arthritis medications were published. This study, available in the March 6 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association, reassured patients who are taking the newest rheumatoid arthritis medications. Results concluded from this particular study revealed that these drugs do not appear to[…]

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With the patent for Clobex (clobetasol propionate) facing an expiration of September 22, 2017, this prescription medication used to treat adults and children 12 years and older with psoriasis is sure to have generic development. Clobetasol propionate is available as a topical steroid spray, and it is effectual as it decreases inflammation and suppresses an[…]

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Calcium regulation in the human body. The role of vitamin D is shown in orange. There are several active pharmaceutical ingredient products known as vitamin D analogues, which are derivatives of this powerful vitamin, designed to aid patients’ health and well being. Vitamin D is known by many people as the vitamin that helps to[…]

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Etanercept, known by the trade name Enbrel, is indicated for reducing the signs and symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis. In addition, etanercept, CAS number 185243-69-0, is effective in reduction of symptoms as related to Polyarticular Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis, and Plaque Psoriasis. Developed by researchers at Immunex, etanercept is marketed as Enbrel by[…]

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