U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 36-year-old member asked:

What can i do for my psoriasis and the arthritis it's caused?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 47 years experience
Enbrel, (etanercept) methotrexate: Either Methotrexate , Enbrel (etanercept) , Humira stelar a and remocaide can work on psoriasis and possible psoriaitc arthritis.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Allergy and Immunology 18 years experience
Psoriatic arthritis: See a dermatologist for the psoriatic skin lesions and get in to see a rheumatologist for appropriate evaluation and treatment of the psoriatic arthritis. http://www.psoriasis.com/?cid=ppc_ppd_hderm_ggl_041174.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

Similar questions

A 44-year-old member asked:

Does psoriasis cause arthritis?

4 doctor answers9 doctors weighed in
Dr. Karen Han
Dermatology 24 years experience
Sometimes: Psoriasis is an immunological condition that affects the skin and joints. However, not everyone have manifestations of both, and many have only skin or only joint involvement. We are learning that psoriasis also affects the cardiovascular system, increasing the risk for heart disease.

Related questions

A 19-year-old female asked:
2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
A 40-year-old member asked:
2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
A 33-year-old male asked about a 72-year-old male:
1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Last updated Oct 3, 2016

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.