This drug acts as the selective inhibitor of the PDE4 (enzyme phosphodiesterase 4) and inhibits spontaneous production of the TNF-alpha from the human rheumatoid synovial cells.
What are the uses of Apremilast?
Apremilast tablets are used in the treatment of psoriatic arthritis and moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.
What are the ingredients in the medicine?
The active ingredient is Apremilast with inactive ingredients such as lactose monohydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, croscarmellose sodium, magnesium stearate, polyvinyl alcohol, titanium dioxide, polyethylene glycol, talc, iron oxide red, iron oxide yellow, and iron oxide black.
How should one take doses of Apremilast?
Take the doses of the medicine as per the recommendation of the healthcare professional. One can take Apremilast without regard to meals. Do not crush, split, or chew the tablets.
What should I do in case of overdose Circumstances?
In case of overdose, patients must seek medical help.