TITLE

Risks and benefits of combining immunosuppressives and biological agents in inflammatory bowel disease: is the synergy worth the risk?

AUTHOR(S)
Hanauer, Stephen B.
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Gut;Sep2007, Vol. 56 Issue 9, p1181
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Since the introduction of infliximab to treat Crohn's disease, combination therapy, with immunosuppressants has reduced immunogenicity, without impacting efficacy. The availability of novel anti-TNF agents and potential combined toxicities question the risk/benefit of combination therapies.
ACCESSION #
26437219

 

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