Table 2

Detailed information about medications used in the study cohort

Patients

Prednisolone (mg/day)

MTX (mg/week)

Other


Pre-RTX

1

0

12.5

2

5

25

3

7.5

20

4

6.25

10

5

10

20


Post-RTX

1

5

20

2

0

20

Cyclosporin A

3

0

25

4

0

15

5

5

10

6

5

25

7

0

2.5

Azathioprine

8

0

10

9

2.5

22.5

Cyclosporin A

10

0

20

11

5

10


Controls

1

0

15

Sulfasalazine

2

5

10

3

0

25

Sulfasalazine

4

0

10

Hydroxychlorokin + cyclosporin A

5

0

20

Hydroxychlorokin

6

0

20

Etanercept

7

0

20

8

0

25

Hydroxychlorokin

9

0

20

Infliximab

10

0

20


MTX, methotrexate; RTX, rituximab.

Rehnberg et al. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2010 12:R111   doi:10.1186/ar3047

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