Simponi approved for non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis

Simponi (golimumab) is a monoclonal antibody against tumour necrosis factor (TNF).
Simponi (golimumab) is a monoclonal antibody against tumour necrosis factor (TNF).

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Summary of Product Characteristics
Manufacturer: MSD

The licensed indications for Simponi (golimumab) have been extended to include the treatment of severe active non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis with objective signs of inflammation in patients who are intolerant of, or unresponsive to, treatment with NSAIDs.

The recommended dose for the new indication is 50mg by sc inj monthly on the same date each month.
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