What is included the rituximab regimen to induce remission in severe or generalized granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA)?

Updated: Oct 09, 2019
  • Author: Christopher L Tracy, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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375 mg/m2 weekly times 4

Given with high-dose glucocorticoids (see below)

Pneumocystisjiroveci pneumonia prophylaxis recommended

Required laboratory monitoring - CBC, Cr, LFTs


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