HOW SMARTTAB™ CAN REPLACE INJECTIONS FOR TREATMENTS OF RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS
Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disorder that can affect the joints and is capable of damaging numerous parts of the body. Rheumatoid arthritis is currently treated with biologics, meaning a patient has to inject themselves weekly. Swallowing a pill is not an option because the proteins in biological therapies will not survive digestive enzymes, whose role is to break things down.
The wirelessly powered and remote controlled SmartTab™ would remain intact traveling to the targeted area and inject the active ingredients into the side of the intestinal wall within the GI tract.
Biologic therapies have been developed to treat the following:
SmartTab™ is working to save lives and making Rheumatoid Arthritis treatment as effective and painless as possible—SmartTab™ is a more targeted solution.
The patient will swallow a capsule instead of the pain of an injection once a day or once a week.