New Crohn's Drug: AMG 827

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   Posted 7/16/2010 7:02 PM (GMT -6)   
Looks like there's a new drug just coming into phase II clinical trials. I searched but couldn't find much about it. It's made by Amgen and targets interleuken 17.
Cimzia, Asacol

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   Posted 7/16/2010 10:23 PM (GMT -6)   
Thanks GDen... I'm going to call them on Monday morning. Their exclusion criteria does not include latent TB, so maybe I could get in on it. Though, facing ostomy surgery... I meet with my surgeon next week. I am sort of tired from fighting this disease and failing all meds, except the prochymal and methylpred (even hives with prednisone!)

Anyway, after I call, if I get more info, I'll post it here.
1 fistula, crohn's colitis, limited to large intestine
Compounded budesonide 3mg/daily, Cimzia. Dx Osteoporosis 10/08 started Forteo 1/27/09

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