Dosing regimen1 Adult patients with RA, PsA, and AS: – 2 mg/kg intravenous infusion over 30 minutes at Weeks 0 and 4, and every 8 weeks thereafter – F or patients with RA, SIMPONI ARIA®should be given in combination with methotrexateHow much Golimumab is in 4 ml of Simponi ARIA?
Calculate the dosage and the number of SIMPONI ARIA vials needed based on the recommended dosage of 2 mg/kg and the patient's weight. Each 4 mL vial of SIMPONI ARIA contains 50 mg of golimumab.When to take Simponi aria for psoriatic arthritis?
Dosage in Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, and Ankylosing Spondylitis. The SIMPONI ARIA dosage regimen is 2 mg per kg given as an intravenous infusion over 30 minutes at weeks 0 and 4, then every 8 weeks thereafter.What is the HCPCS code for Simponi ARIA?
The HCPCS code for SIMPONI ARIA® (golimumab) is: J1602 - Injection, golimumab, 1 mg for intravenous use3,4 Each 50 mg vial of drug represents 50 units of J1602, thus each 1 mg dose of SIMPONI ARIA® equals one billing unit or 1/50th of a vial.