Humira Indication:

For treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

Humira Mechanism Of Action:

Humira binds to TNF-alpha and blocks its interaction with the p55 and p75 cell surface TNF receptors. Humira also lyses surface TNF expressing cells in vitro in the presence of complement.

Humira Drug Interactions:

Not Available

Humira Food Interactions:

Not Available

Humira Generic Name:

Synonyms:

  • Ig gamma-1 chain C region

Drug Type:

Biotech; Approved

Absorption:

Not Available

Toxicity (Overdose):

Not Available

Protein Binding:

Not Available

Biotransformation:

Most likely removed by opsonization via the reticuloendothelial system.

Half Life:

10-20 days.

Dosage Forms of Humira:

Solution Subcutaneous

Chemical IUPAC Name:

Humanized anti-TNF antibody (D2E7)

Organisms Affected:

Humans and other mammals

Humira to general, pharmacology

General, pharmacology..