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Jun 12 2017

List of drugs used for Rheumatoid Arthritis (Rheumatoid Arthritis ) #rheumatoid #arthritis #drugs, #rheumatoid #arthritis


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Rheumatoid Arthritis – Drugs for its Treatment

Generic and Trade Names of Drugs for Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Abatacept is a synthetic protein, prescribed for adult with moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis including patients who have not responded to DMARDs (disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs), and juvenile idiopathic arthritis. It blocks the activity of T-cells, which causes swelling and joint

Aceclofenac is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), prescribed for fever, pain, ankylosing spondylitis and arthritis. It blocks the action of a substance in the body (cyclo-oxygenase), which may cause pain, swelling and inflammation.

Adalimumab is a tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF alpha) inhibitor, prescribed for rheumatoid arthritis, crohn’s disease (digestive tract inflammation), psoriatic arthritis, ulcerative colitis, plaque psoriasis, ankylosing spondylitis (spine infammation), and juvenile idiopathic arthritis (joint

Anakinra is a recombinant human interleukin 1 antagonist, prescribed for reducing the pain and swelling associated with moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis either alone or in combination with methotrexate to patients (18 years or older) who have had an absence of clinical improvement of symp

Auranofin is an antirheumatic agent, prescribed for rheumatoid arthritis. Auranofin reduces the effects of inflammatory process in the body.


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