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Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Arthritis and Rheumatism
Can Orencia Cause Yeast Infections?
Can Orencia cause yeast infections?
Abatacept (Orencia) does not directly cause a yeast infection. However, due to its immune modulating effects, a person taking Orencia is at increased for infections in general, including a yeast infection.
Raymond Hong, MD, MBA, FACR
Formerly, Assistant Professor of Medicine
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University