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Can you tell me how is rheumatoid arthritis treated using traditional medicine?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

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There are numerous meds known as disease modifying agents that are used to treat RA.
These include methotrexate, Plaquenil, (hydroxychloroquine) Sulfasalazine and numerous biologic agents.

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There are numerous meds known as disease modifying agents that are used to treat RA.
These include methotrexate, Plaquenil, (hydroxychloroquine) Sulfasalazine and numerous biologic agents.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Dr. Peter Ihle
Also NSID & ASA early on.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Not really. NSAIDs and especially ASA carry more risk than benefit and have no role in preventing damage.
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