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A 31-year-old female asked:

I am on ra treatment for 12 y. just had dental surgery. should i continue arava, (leflunomide) prednisone, chloroquine along with prescribed antibiotics? thanks

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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 46 years experience
Continue meds: Yes, continue all your normal meds, plus the antibiotics.
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