Clinical outcomes were similar for RA patients treated with Enbrel (etanercept) plus methotrexate combination therapy, regardless of the methotrexate dose used, according to a European subanalysis of two clinical trials. Low dose (less than 10mg/week) of methotrexate “is sufficient to achieve efficacy outcomes similar to higher doses of methotrexate (10.0-17.5 mg/week) when used in combination with etanercept,” the researchers concluded.

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