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December 26, 2019

Considerations in Weaning or Withdrawing Dupilumab Therapy—Nothing Is Forever

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  • 1Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
  • 2Chicago Integrative Eczema Center, Chicago, Illinois
JAMA Dermatol. 2020;156(2):119-120. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2019.3331

The biologic revolution finally arrived for atopic dermatitis (AD) in 2017, with the approval of dupilumab, heralding a new era with many other agents in active development.1,2 Significant improvement in disease severity measures and a number of quality-of-life measures have raised the bar for AD treatment, mirroring the more stringent treatment goals that have been defined for patients with psoriasis.3

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