Treating moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis when used along with another medicine (methotrexate). It is also used to treat ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis, and certain types of skin psoriasis (eg, plaque psoriasis). Remicade is used to treat moderate to severe Crohn disease or ulcerative colitis in certain patients who have not received relief from other treatments. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. Remicade is a monoclonal antibody. It works by blocking the action of a substance in the body called TNF. This may reduce the inflammation and immune responses caused by TNF.
Remicade (infliximab) helps to reduce inflammation caused by a certain substance in the body. The prescription medication is a TNF inhibitor and helps to treat patients suffering from certain types of arthritis, ulcerative colitis, and plaque psoriasis. Remicade is an injectable medicine used to treat adults and children 6 years and older.