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Method of use: Injection
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Tocilizumab (International Nonproprietary Name, or atlizumab, developed by Hoffmann–La Roche and Chugai and sold under the trade...
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Actemra for RA
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these meds...I am taking Actemra infusions at an infusion...
" ...chime in about the costly price of these meds...I am taking Actemra infusions at an infusion center ...over $12,000 for the complete cost of the medicine and the ...half doses and they cost o... "

and may be switching to Actemra if I can get coverage....
" ...for Actemra I'm currently on Orencia and may be switching to Actemra if I can get coverage. ( I know Medicare covers the major cost of Orencia.) For those few of you on Actemra, is anyone being... "

RA and currently take Actemra as well as Plaquenil. Good...
" ...Rainbows, OHIP doesn't cover the cost of these drugs, however if ...with you to help sort out coverage. I have RA and currently take Actemra as well as Plaquenil. Good luck, let me know if you h... "

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had 2 actemra infusions. Still feeling stiffness in hands...
" Have had 2 actemra infusions. Still feeling stiffness in ...(miracle drug; except for high cost) then it quit working. On ...try a 3rf infusion of actemra or not. Like the lower... "

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currently on Actemra and only getting moderate relief...
" ...you. I have had RA for 25 yrs the last 3 have been horrible. I have been through almost all biologics, currently on Actemra and only getting moderate relief. Rituxin ...concerned about cost sinc... "

Dr. Is ceasing the Actemra which wasn't working. Not sure...
" ...cancer and severe diabetes and since I stopped taking the pain killers two years ago, I can't muster the energy I had on them to ...pain and stiffness. The good news is my Dr. Is ceasing the Act... "

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visit) and now they want to try Actemra. My doctor is the...
" ...Remicade for 5 years and it was wonderful until it stopped working. I have had reactions to Orencia, Rituxan (that was an ER visit) and now they want to try Actemra. My doctor ...effects. Cost ... "

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orally and Tocilizumab (Actemra). Reading most of the...
" ...Australia. However my wife suffers from RA and currently takes Methotrexate orally and Tocilizumab (Actemra). Reading most of the messages ...drugs here and the potential cost. I am sure my... "

these meds...I am taking Actemra infusions at an infusion...
" ...taking Actemra ...I read the estimated cost of Actemra is $1,060 to $2,125 a month, depending on the dose.... "

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have been some successes with Actemra for PMR recently. ...
" ...have been some successes with Actemra for PMR recently.  It's ...means that).  If Actemra isn't suiting you ...to your doctor.  Actemra is an expensive drug while Prednisone is not.  Perhaps ... "

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