Brand name (Generic drug name)


Active Ingredient: abatacept

Drug Class: Biologics

This drug is not covered on the Reformulary.

There are other clinically similar drugs that are more cost-effective and coordinate well with provincial drug programs. Other therapies, available through Special Authorization, include biosimilars as well as other biologics or JAK inhibitors.

ORENCIA is used to treat  
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis