Comparison of the Efficacy of Rituximab vs. Ocrelizumab in the Treatment of Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis
Rituximab is an anti-CD20 chimeric monoclonal antibody used off-label to treat multiple sclerosis (MS). Ocrelizumab is a humanized monoclonal anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody that is Food and Drug Administration-approved for the treatment of MS. In this observational cohort study, the authors were not able to demonstrate noninferiority of rituximab compared to ocrelizumab because of a significantly lower relapse rate in the ocrelizumab-treated group.
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