Table 3

Dose adjustment during treatment for those patients who completed 12 infliximab infusions

TreatmentBaselineInfusion No 6Infusion No 12p Value*
Results are shown as mean (SD).
*p Value between baseline and the 12th infusion.
Corticosteroids (mg/day, n = 30)8.6 (3.5)7.1 (2.9)6.0 (2.1)<0.05
Methotrexate (mg/week, n = 42)13.2 (4.3)13.6 (3.9)14.2 (3.5)<0.05
Infliximab (% of patients with shortened infusion interval, n = 48)37.572.9