Etanercept in the treatment of plaque psoriasis

  title={Etanercept in the treatment of plaque psoriasis},
  author={Thao U Nguyen and John Koo},
  booktitle={Clinical, cosmetic and investigational dermatology},
Etanercept is approved for the treatment of moderate to severe plaque psoriasis at a dose of 50 mg twice weekly for 3 months followed by a maintenance dosage of 50 mg weekly thereafter. Clinical studies have shown excellent efficacy, favorable benefit to side-effects ratio, and safe long-term usage. Extensive information on safety is available as etanercept… CONTINUE READING