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Toxicology studies have been performed in monkeys at doses up to 30 times the human dose with no evidence of dose-limiting toxicities. No dose-limiting toxicities have been observed during clinical trials of Enbrel. Single IV doses up to 60 mg/m² (approximately twice the recommended dose) have been administered to healthy volunteers in an endotoxemia study without evidence of dose-limiting toxicities.
Enbrel should not be administered to patients with sepsis.
Last reviewed on RxList: 1/14/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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