"Humira took about 3-4 months to kick in. Works generally well for arthritis, but I still get flare-ups a few times a week. Unfortunately, it did little to nothing for my psoriasis...in a matter of fact, a couple of new patches popped up on my arms.Should I take Humira for psoriasis?
Humira is used to treat many inflammatory conditions in adults, such as ulcerative colitis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, plaque psoriasis, and a skin condition called hidradenitis suppurativa. Humira is also used in adults and children to treat Crohn's disease, juvenile idiopathic arthritis or uveitis.Will You Have Psoriasis with Humira?
Humira Improves Life With Psoriasis. After 24 weeks of treatment with every-other week injections of Humira, 42% of patients with moderate or severe psoriasis treated experienced improvements in symptoms of 90% or more. Two thirds of patients experienced a 75% or greater reduction in symptoms.Can Humira cause lupus like syndrome?
Lupus-like syndrome is found among people who take Humira, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Remicade, and have Psoriasis.