Humira 40 Mg
Humira® (adalimumab) is an anti-inflammatory medication that is available with a prescription. It comes in the form of an injection and is approved to treat the symptoms of several inflammatory conditions that affect the joints, spine, and digestive system.
Before prescribing this drug, your healthcare provider will take into consideration several factors when determining your dosage amount. Some of these factors include the medical condition being treated and other medications you are taking. For example, when treating certain types of arthritis, the recommended dosage of Humira is 40 mg injected every other week.
The injection is given just under the skin (subcutaneously) and is usually administered once a week or every other week. Your healthcare provider may give you the injections, or you can give yourself the injections at home.
(To learn more about the 40-mg strength of this medication, click Humira Dosage. This article explains in detail the factors that will affect your dose and also provides dosing guidelines for treating specific conditions.)