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What is Rituximab (Rituxan®) specifically prescribed to treat in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)?
Michael Schiff, MD
University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO

Date Added: 05/01/13

Rituximab or Rituxan is a therapy for rheumatoid arthritis used in patients who have moderate-to-severe disease who have generally failed not only a disease modifying drug such as methotrexate, but also an anti TNG agent, abatacept or Orencia, Actemra or tocilizumab. It is used down the road in pati...
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Michael H. Schiff, MD, is the Medical Director of the Denver Arthritis Clinic Research Unit and Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, Rheumatology Division.
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