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Etanercept Biosimilar SB4 a Cost-Effective Alternative for Psoriasis, PsA

Key clinical point: The drug’s approval provides a considerable opportunity to lower cost of treatment and expand treatment options.

Major finding: Results achieved following 24-week intermittent treatment regimen.

Study details: Letter to the editor; 40 patients evaluated in observational, retrospective, single-center study.

Disclosures: The authors reported serving as consultants and speakers for AbbVie, Biogen, Eli Lilly, Janssen, Pfizer, and Novartis.


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