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Stelara PFS

Ustekinumab
Ustekinumab is used to treat plaque psoriasis in adults and children who are at least 6 years old. Ustekinumab is also used to treat psoriatic arthritis in adults, and is sometimes given with another medicine called methotrexate. Ustekinumab is also used in adults to treat moderately to severely active Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. Ustekinumab may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Ustekinumab
DRUG TYPE
Inflammatory Conditions
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Frequently Asked Questions

Serious infections may occur during treatment with ustekinumab. Call your doctor right away if you have signs of infection such as: fever, chills, muscle pain, shortness of breath, weight loss, diarrhea or stomach pain, burning when you urinate, feeling very tired, skin warmth or redness, painful skin sores, or coughing up blood.

Ustekinumab may also cause a rare but serious condition affecting the brain. Tell your doctor right away if you have a headache, confusion, vision problems, or a seizure.

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Stelara Vial 45Mg/0.5Ml130Mg/26Ml
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