Use of the oral selective Janus kinase 1/Janus kinase 2 inhibitor baricitinib is effective against moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis (AD), with no new safety concerns over 16 weeks, a recent study has shown.
The humanized immunoglobulin G1 monoclonal antibody risankizumab led to significant improvements in patients with active psoriatic arthritis (PsA), including those with insufficient response or intolerance to one or two biologic therapies or to at least one DMARD*, according to the results of the phase III KEEPsAKE2 trial presented at EULAR 2021.
A high dose of the high-affinity cereblon ligand iberdomide delivered beneficial effects on the cutaneous manifestations of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), according to a phase II study presented at EULAR 2021.
Results of the phase III, placebo-controlled ProDERM trial reported at EULAR 2021 showed significant efficacy and acceptable safety for immunoglobulin therapy given intravenously (IVIg) to patients with dermatomyositis – a systemic autoimmune disease marked by progressive proximal muscle weakness and a distinctive skin rash.
Daily application of M89, which contains 89% Vichy volcanic mineralizing water (VVMW) and 0.4% hyaluronic acid, significantly improves skin characteristics in individuals with clinical signs and symptoms of rosacea, according to a study presented at AAD 2021.
Treatment with ruxolitinib cream improves sleep-related impairment (SRI) and sleep disturbance in adolescent and adult patients with atopic dermatitis (AD), based on two phase III studies presented at AAD 2021.