HUMIRA (adalimumab), anti-TNF-α immunosuppressant
OPHTHALMOLOGY - New indication
Opinions on drugs - Posted on Jun 09 2017
Reason for request
Extension of indication
- HUMIRA has Marketing Authorisation in the treatment of non-infectious intermediate, posterior and panuveitis in adults who have had an inadequate response to corticosteroids, in patients in need of corticosteroid-sparing, or in whom corticosteroid treatment is inappropriate.
- Despite a moderate efficacy compared to placebo, the therapeutic contribution is minor in the treatment due to the lack of a clinically relevant comparator, long-term safety and efficacy data, and demonstration of an impact in terms of quality of life.
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