How is Tumor necrosis factor receptor associated periodic syndrome treated?
- • Prednisone during flares (tapering course over duration of flare); consider NSAIDs if mild symptoms.
- • Etanercept is effective for many patients; some reports of success with infliximab.
- • Both anakinra and canakinumab are effective (canakinumab is Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved for TRAPS).
- • Colchicine is not effective.