Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. Tremfya

Descriptions


Guselkumab injection is used to treat moderate to severe plaque psoriasis in patients who may benefit from receiving phototherapy (ultraviolet light treatment) or other treatments. Plaque psoriasis is a skin disease with red patches and white scales that do not go away.

Guselkumab injection is also used alone or with other medicines (eg, methotrexate) to treat active psoriatic arthritis, 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.

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

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Solution