Call for PBS listing of prefilled methotrexate syringes

Prefilled methotrexate syringes for self-injection could resolve lingering tolerability and compliance problems with arthritis treatment, a NSW rheumatologist says.

Associate Professor Mark Arnold’s remarks follow the PBAC’s rejection of a proposal from Link Medical Products Pty Ltd for their product Trexject to treat RA and PsA where oral treatment is unsuitable.

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