Moderate to Severe Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis: Biologic Drugs. The biologics used to treat psoriatic disease block the action of a specific type of immune .
These are given by injection into the skin or through a drip into a vein (an intravenous infusion). Biological therapies used for treating psoriatic arthritis include:.
Semin Cutan Med Surg. 2010 Mar;29(1):56-62. doi: 10.1016/j.sder.2010.01.004. Treatment of psoriatic arthritis with biological agents. Ceponis A(1), Kavanaugh .
Treating psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis with biologicsâ€”Consumer Reports. Comparing effectiveness, safety, side effects, and price of biologic medications.
Biologic agents have been approved to treat moderate to severe psoriatic arthritis that has not responded to one or more of the traditional disease modifying .