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Baricitinib (Olumiant) for Severe Alopecia Areata

   
The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics • September 5, 2022;  (Issue 1658)
The oral Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor baricitinib (Olumiant – Lilly), which was previously approved by the FDA for treatment of moderately to severely active rheumatoid arthritis and treatment of COVID-19...
The oral Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor baricitinib (Olumiant – Lilly), which was previously approved by the FDA for treatment of moderately to severely active rheumatoid arthritis and treatment of COVID-19 in certain hospitalized adults, has now been approved for treatment of severe alopecia areata in adults. Baricitinib is the first systemic treatment to be approved in the US for this indication.
Med Lett Drugs Ther. 2022 Sep 5;64(1658):139-41 | Show Full IntroductionHide Full Introduction

Ruxolitinib (Opzelura) for Atopic Dermatitis

   
The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics • January 24, 2022;  (Issue 1642)
The FDA has approved a 1.5% topical cream formulation of the Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor ruxolitinib (Opzelura – Incyte) for short-term, non-continuous chronic treatment of mild to moderate atopic...
The FDA has approved a 1.5% topical cream formulation of the Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor ruxolitinib (Opzelura – Incyte) for short-term, non-continuous chronic treatment of mild to moderate atopic dermatitis (AD) in non-immunocompromised patients ≥12 years old whose disease has not been adequately controlled with other topical prescription drugs. Ruxolitinib is the first JAK inhibitor to be approved for topical use and the first to be approved in the US for treatment of AD. An oral formulation of ruxolitinib (Jakafi) is approved for treatment of myelofibrosis, polycythemia vera, and graft-versus-host disease.
Med Lett Drugs Ther. 2022 Jan 24;64(1642):12-3 | Show Full IntroductionHide Full Introduction

Table: Treatments Considered for COVID-19 (online only)

   
The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics • April 6, 2020;  (Issue 1595)
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Med Lett Drugs Ther. 2020 Apr 6;62(1595):e1-289 | Show Full IntroductionHide Full Introduction

Ruxolitinib (Jakafi) for Myelofibrosis

   
The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics • April 2, 2012;  (Issue 1387)
The FDA has approved ruxolitinib (Jakafi – Incyte), a janus-associated kinase (JAK) inhibitor, for treatment of myelofibrosis. Jakafi is the first JAK inhibitor to be approved for any indication and the...
The FDA has approved ruxolitinib (Jakafi – Incyte), a janus-associated kinase (JAK) inhibitor, for treatment of myelofibrosis. Jakafi is the first JAK inhibitor to be approved for any indication and the only drug approved for treatment of myelofibrosis.
Med Lett Drugs Ther. 2012 Apr 2;54(1387):27-8 | Show Full IntroductionHide Full Introduction