Ulcerative Colitis Archives - MPR

Ulcerative Colitis

Vedolizumab Tops Adalimumab in Head-to-Head Ulcerative Colitis Trial

Vedolizumab (Entyvio; Takeda), an integrin receptor antagonist, was found to be superior to adalimumab (Humira; AbbVie), a tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNFα) antagonist, in achieving clinical remission in patients with moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis (UC), according to results from a phase 3b head-to-head trial.