Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Remicade


Infliximab injection is used in adults to treat Crohn disease, ulcerative colitis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis, and chronic severe plaque psoriasis. It is used in children to treat Crohn disease and ulcerative colitis. Infliximab injection is a monoclonal antibody that works to enhance and improve the immune system.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

Once a medicine has been approved for marketing for a certain use, experience may show that it is also useful for other medical problems. Although these uses are not included in product labeling, infliximab injection is used in certain patients with the following medical conditions:

  • Takayasu disease (blood vessel problem) that is not responding to treatment.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Powder for Solution