Apremilast

Apremilast Uses

Apremilast is used for Psoriasis

How Apremilast Works

Apremilast increases intracellular cAMP level. Its action in the treatment of psoriatic arthritis isn’t well defined.

Common side effects of Apremilast

Headache, Diarrhea, Fatigue, Insomnia, Migraine, Weight Loss

Interaction

Drug Strong CYP450 inducers (carbamazepine, phenobarbital, phenytoin, rifampin): May decrease apremilast level, causing loss of effectiveness. Use together isn't recommended.

Herb St. John's wort: May decrease apremilast level. Consider therapy modification.

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