Remicade

noun
1. a monoclonal antibody (trade name Remicade) used to treat Crohn's disease and rheumatoid arthritis; administered by infusion; use and dosage must be determined by a physician
Syn: ↑infliximab
Hypernyms: ↑monoclonal antibody, ↑monoclonal
2. an anti-TNF compound (trade name Remicade) consisting of an antibody directed against TNF; it is given intravenously at one-month to three-month intervals; used in treatment of regional enteritis and rheumatoid arthritis
Syn: ↑infliximab
Usage Domain: ↑trade name
Hypernyms: ↑anti-TNF compound

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