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Painful joints, stiffness, mostly in am and at bedtime! please help me somebody.?

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Dr. Jerome Mueller
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Antii-nflammatory Rx

If you have tried the simple remedies of anti-inflamatories such as ibuprophen or aleve, (naproxen) you need to have a medical checkup to rule out more serious causes like rheumatoid arthritis or other autoimmune diseases.
If you have associated fever you could have an infectious process such as lymes disease.

In brief: Antii-nflammatory Rx

If you have tried the simple remedies of anti-inflamatories such as ibuprophen or aleve, (naproxen) you need to have a medical checkup to rule out more serious causes like rheumatoid arthritis or other autoimmune diseases.
If you have associated fever you could have an infectious process such as lymes disease.
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