Etveza (Myanmar/Philippines, Thailand, Cambodia), Yisaipu (Etveza) (China), Etanar (Etveza) (Colombia), Etart (Mexico), Etacept (India), Encept (Sri Lanka).
Etanercept is a biopharmaceutical drug that treats autoimmune diseases.
- It controls your body’s defensive response by blocking the action of a certain natural substance (TNF) that is used by the immune system. By blocking Tumour Necrosis Factor (TNF), etanercept reduces inflammation, lessens the symptoms and helps stop further joint damage.
- It is an injectable prescription medication used to treat multiple conditions: Rheumatoid Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Plaque Psoriasis, Psoriatic Arthritis & Polyarticular Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.