etanercept

Ligand id: 6789

Name: etanercept

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Summary of Clinical Use
Used to treat severe active rheumatoid arthritis in adults, severe juvenile idiopathic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and severe plaque psoriasis.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
Etanercept acts as a TNF inhibitor, by immuno-neutralising circulating TNF.