An Overview of Biologics for Psoriasis

November 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 11 | Features | 1246 | Copyright © November 2021


Published online October 18, 2021

Rachna Dave MD, Amena Alkeswani MD

University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN

Abstract
The use of biologics has revolutionized the treatment of psoriasis but choosing the right agent could be challenging. Currently, there are multiple biologic options, each with advantages and disadvantages.

INTRODUCTION

The use of biologics has revolutionized the treatment of psoriasis but choosing the right agent could be challenging. Currently, there are multiple biologic options, each with advantages and disadvantages. This table is an overview of the relevant pharmacological properties, efficacy data, and considerations pertaining to patients' comorbidities to take into account when selecting a biologic.