Simponi

What is Simponi?

Simpsoni is a Golimumab ,an injectable synthetic (man-made) protein that binds to tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNFα) in the body and blocks the effects of TNFα in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, or ankylosing spondylitis.

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Yes, thank you. iam starting Simponi medication today. Should I have the first injection at my Doctor's office.? In case of drug reaction?...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Rheumatoid arthritis

Detailed Answer:
Dear Rushy,
This drug is used for rhematoid arthritis or ankylosing spondilitis or ulcerative colitis...

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Hi I am on Simponi for RA (was on Methotrexate but too sick so been off it for 2 months or so).
I had an operation in Hospital yesterday and the...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
antibiotcs

Detailed Answer:
Good evening.

Well, considering your disease and history and since your friend is already on biologics,...

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i had bilateral salpingectomy done at the end of march to remove migrated essure (had since 2009) is it normal to have a sharp stabbing pain in my...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Adhesions due to surgery

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

I understand your concerns.

Following is my reply:

1) You seem to be suffering from...

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i had bilateral salpingectomy done at the end of march to remove migrated essure (had since 2009) is it normal to have a sharp stabbing pain in my...

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