Golimumab (Subcutaneous Route)Drug Information provided by: Micromedex
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Golimumab injection is used to treat the symptoms of moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis (arthritis in the spine or backbone). It is also used to treat psoriatic arthritis, which is a type of arthritis that causes pain and swelling in the joints along with patches of scaly skin on some areas of the body. Psoriatic arthritis usually occurs with a skin condition called psoriasis. Golimumab may be used alone or in combination with other arthritis medicines, such as methotrexate (Rheumatrex®, Trexall®), sulfasalazine (Azulfidine®), hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil®), corticosteroids (cortisone-like medicines), or nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.
This product is available in the following dosage forms: