Table 2.

Medication use among all patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (n = 2748).

MedicationMedication Users, n (% of total)
Any nonbiologic DMARD2023 (74)
  Methotrexate1939 (71)
  Sulfasalazine228 (8)
  Leflunomide96 (3)
Any biologic DMARD1246 (45)
  TNF inhibitors1196 (44)
    Etanercept972 (35)
    Adalimumab378 (14)
    Infliximab220 (8)
    Golimumab17 (1)
    Certolizumab8 (< 1)
  IL-1 inhibitors111 (4)
    Anakinra106 (4)
    Rilonacept13 (< 1)
    Canakinumab7 (< 1)
  Abatacept77 (3)
  Rituximab19 (1)
  Tocilizumab16 (1)
Intraarticular glucocorticoid1258 (46)
Systemic glucocorticoid1041 (38)
  Oral glucocorticoid1031 (38)
  Intravenous pulse glucocorticoid132 (5)
Current daily NSAID1393 (51)
  • DMARD: disease-modifying antirheumatic drug; TNF: tumor necrosis factor-α; IL-1: interleukin 1; NSAID: nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug.