Methotrexate drug holiday improves vaccine efficacy in RA | ACR


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Takeaway

  • Patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) who stop taking methotrexate treatment for just 2 wks after they have a seasonal influenza shot can improve the vaccine’s efficacy without increasing RA disease activity. 

Why this matters

  • Methotrexate can lower vaccine efficacy ...