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Humira and "live" vaccines
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yukonwmn posted:
I have RA and take Humira. I have heard that because of my compromised immune system, I should not be around people who have had "live" vaccines. Is this true? And if so, how long do you have to avoid that person?
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Scott Zashin, MD responded:
Thank you for your question. I have forwarded it to Abbott labs the manufacturer of Humira to get their response. Please check back in 2-3 weeks if I have not responded.


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