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Active ingredients: apremilast
What it is used for
Otezla is indicated for:- The treatment of signs and symptoms of active psoriatic arthritis in adult patients. - The treatment of adult patients with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis who are candidates for phototherapy or systemic therapy.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Otezla 30 mg Tablets: Beige, diamond shaped film-coated tablet with APR engraved on one side and 30 on the opposite side.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient apremilast
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Consumer Medicines Information (CMI)
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Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems