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Is arava (leflunomide) effective for rheumatoid arthritis?

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Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: It may be...

Again, this is a question for the treating specialist, most likely a rheumatologist.
When treating a disorder like ra, there are a variety of medications that have been effective; as with everything else in medicine, no one size fits all, and the right drug or combo for each must be assessed over time by a specialist.

In brief: It may be...

Again, this is a question for the treating specialist, most likely a rheumatologist.
When treating a disorder like ra, there are a variety of medications that have been effective; as with everything else in medicine, no one size fits all, and the right drug or combo for each must be assessed over time by a specialist.
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Arava, (leflunomide) also called Leflunomide has been shown to help control rheumatoid arthritis, to decrease the inflammation and swelling and joint pain, and decreased joint damage.

In brief: Yes

Arava, (leflunomide) also called Leflunomide has been shown to help control rheumatoid arthritis, to decrease the inflammation and swelling and joint pain, and decreased joint damage.
Dr. John Goldman
Dr. John Goldman
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