WHAT IS RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS (RA) ?
Rheumatoid Arthritis is an immune system condition, or “autoimmune disorder,” that causes inflammation of the lining of the joints. It may also affect the skin, eyes, lungs, heart, blood, and nerves. Although RA symptoms can come and go, the disease can worsen over time and may never go away. Early, aggressive treatment is key to slowing or stopping it.
ARTHRITIS COMMONLY USED MEDICINES
There are dozens of medications available with or without a prescription to treat the various forms of Arthritis. Your doctor can help you choose what drugs are best for your particular disease. Following are some of the common medicines which are used in treatment of different types of Arthritis.
- Azathioprine Oral
- Leflunomide Oral
- Ibandronate Sodium
- Infliximab etc