What treatment options for RA other than drugs?

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What treatment options for RA are there other than drugs?

None. Untreated RA quickly leads to irreversible joint damage, deformity and disability. I urge you not to delay in seeing a rheumatologist and starting meds which can prevent damage and put the disease into remission. Read more...

Which treatment options for RA do I have other than drugs?

None. The major issue is that RA can often cause significant joint damage and disability relatively early in the disease course. The longer you delay in starting meds that can prevent this damage, the more likely you will develop irreversible damage to your joints and future health. Read more...

What are the treatment options for OA and RA?

Spectrum of treatmen. Always start with evaluation and X-ray. History and family history. Exercise to strengthen muscles surrounding the affected joint. Use low impact exercise so you do not overload the joint with impact. Oral NSAIDS can. For OA and RA steroid shot can be beneficial for flare ups. OA can use viscosupplementation such as hyaluron injections or synvIsc (hylan g-f 20). End stage may require joint replacement. Read more...

I have RA and was recently diagnosed w/Tenosynovitis. Will treatment be different b/c of the RA? I'm also a bartender. Not moving it is not an option.

See details. It depends whether the tenosynovitis is secondary to the RA or if it is an unrelated problem. If it is secondary then meds should be adjusted to provide better control. A small local problem often resolves with a cortisone injection. You can really help your long term outlook by stopping smoking. Tobacco use makes the RA much worse. Read more...