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what medication is good for athritus

A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Parvez
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Surely it will help. Good luck !
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Dr. James Burns
36 years experience Emergency Medicine
Low impact : For osteoarthritis of the knee i would recommend low impact exercise to keep supporting structures healthy and strong. Three examples would be statio ... Read More
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Dr. David Mcguire
52 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes but very careful: Many exercises that strengthen the quadriceps also can damage the patella.This makes the pain worse. Swim, bike elliptical all good. Best bet, if t ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Clicking and popping are often normal issues and not indicative of arthritis. See a rheumatologist to diagnose and treat the joint pain.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Bucci
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Joint pain: you might get checked for Lyme Disease
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
SEVERAL CHOICES: If you have relapsing-remitting form, many meds are available. Many ms specialists are now recommending using the most potent drugs available, especi ... Read More
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Dr. Erik Messamore
23 years experience Psychiatry
SSRIs: Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are the most commonly prescribed medications for generalized anxiety disorder. These include fluoxetin ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Miller
50 years experience Rheumatology
Two types: Gout should be treated in the painful stage with antiinflammatories such as indomethicin, and colchicine, and then a long term medicine such as Allopu ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Pneumonia: Pneumonia is a potentially life threatening condition. Antibiotic therapy indicated and preview of physician. Seek medical care asap.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Start easy: Medications with low adverse effects include melatonin and other ones at the health food store. Ambien and Benadryl (diphenhydramine) are widely us ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Absolutely: This is the reason that as physicians we study for years to try and make sure we do more good than harm with meds and all aspects of medicine. However ... Read More
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Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Get evaluated first: By your primary doctor who may refer you to psychiatrist, please don't self medicate or use other person's medication, meanwhile try to exercise or ju ... Read More

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