Actemra is used to treat:
- Adults with moderately to severely active rheumatoid arhrtis (RA) after at least one other medicine called a Disease Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Drug (DMARD) has been used and did not work well.
- People with active systemic juvenile idiopathic arthrtis (SJIA) ages 2 and above.
It is not known if Actemra is safe and effective in children with SJIA under 2 years of age or in children with conditions other than SJIA.
This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.