- Country of manufactureIndia
- Dosage formPills
GENERIC NAME(S): Tofacitinib
Tofacitinib is used to treat psoriatic arthritis and moderate-to-severe forms of rheumatoid arthritis . It helps to decrease pain/tenderness/swelling in the joints.
How to use Xeljanz
Read the Medication Guide provided by your pharmacist before you start taking tofacitinib and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Take this medication by mouth with or without food as directed by your doctor, usually once or twice daily.
The dosage is based on your medical condition, response to treatment, laboratory tests, and other medications you may be taking. Be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs , nonprescription drugs, and herbal products). Do not increase your dose or use this drug more often or for longer than prescribed. Your condition will not improve any faster, and your risk of serious side effects will increase.