Tocira 400 Infusion is a medicine used to treat various inflammatory conditions of the joints (rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis), skin (psoriasis), and bowel (ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease). It reduces swelling in these conditions by blocking TNF alpha.
Tocira 400 Infusion is given by a healthcare professional and should not be self-administered. You should use it regularly and at the same time each day to get the maximum benefit from it. Continue using it as recommended by your doctor and complete the dose even if you feel better.
To make sure the medicine is safe for you, before taking it, let your doctor know if you have any problems with your heart, kidneys, or liver. You should also tell your doctor about all the other medicines you are taking. While on treatment with this medicine, your doctor may monitor your blood counts by taking regular blood tests to make sure the medicine is not affecting your blood counts. It is important for pregnant and breastfeeding women to ask the advice of their doctors before taking this medicine.
BENEFITS OF TOCIRA INFUSION
In Treatment of Ankylosing spondylitis
Tocira 400 Infusion acts by lowering the activity of chemicals that causes pain and swelling. Tocira 400 Infusion slows down any damage caused by the disease and reduces the possibility of long-term disability.
Tocira 400 Infusion is a slow-acting medicine so you won’t notice an immediate effect but they’re very effective over a period of time. So it is advisable to take it as prescribed by your doctor.
In Treatment of Rheumatoid arthritis
Rheumatoid arthritis or RA is an autoimmune disorder, in which the immune system starts attacking the lining of your joints. This causes pain and swelling in the joints.
Tocira 400 Infusion helps treat rheumatoid arthritis. It makes the immune system function normally and prevents it from attacking the body. This gives relief from the symptoms such as pain, swelling, and stiffness in the joints. This helps in easy movement and makes you do your daily activities more easily.
You may notice some relief of joint swelling, pain, and stiffness within the first 8 weeks of treatment with Tocira 400 Infusion.
In Treatment of Psoriasis
In Treatment of Ulcerative colitis
Tocira 400 Infusion if taken as prescribed can prevent the return of ulcerative colitis flare (return or worsening of your symptoms). Drink plenty of fluids while taking it to make sure you stay hydrated.
In Treatment of Crohn’s disease
Tocira 400 Infusion works by blocking chemicals causing pain and swelling. Thereby giving relief and helping you to live a normal life. This medicine is given as an injection. You should always take it as it has been prescribed for you.
HOW TO USE TOCIRA INFUSION
HOW TOCIRA INFUSION WORKS
Limited information is available on the use of Tocira 400 Infusion in patients with moderate to severe kidney disease. No dose adjustment is required in patients with mild kidney disease.
Use of Tocira 400 Infusion is not recommended in patients with active liver disease.
Interaction with Drugs