Important Dosing Information
HUMIRA is a medicine given by injection under the skin. To help patients and caregivers learn how to administer HUMIRA, see Patient Instructions for Use. Do not try to inject HUMIRA yourself until you have been shown the right way to give the injections. If your doctor decides that you may be able to give your injections at home, you should receive training on the right way to prepare and inject HUMIRA. Your first injection should be given under the supervision of a healthcare professional.
Important: You must pay attention to your starting dose—it is different than your
maintenance dose and is a critical part of taking HUMIRA as prescribed for the best
Should you have any questions, you can speak with a nurse at 1-800-4HUMIRA (1-800-448-6472), 24
hours a day, 7 days a week. Use the information in the Patient Instructions for Use in your HUMIRA box. And a video demonstration is also available on this website. You should rotate injection sites and avoid injecting directly into any raised, thick, red or scaly skin patches or lesions on your skin. If you have pain, redness, or swelling around the injection site that doesn't go away within a few days or gets worse, call your doctor right away.
HUMIRA is a prescription medicine used to treat adults with moderate to severe chronic plaque psoriasis who are ready for systemic therapy or phototherapy, and are under the care of a doctor who will decide if other systemic therapies are less appropriate.
Your commitment is key
It's important to realize that in order for HUMIRA to work, you must take it as prescribed. HUMIRA may not be right for everyone. Make sure to talk to your doctor if you have any questions, concerns or comments about taking HUMIRA.