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I have RA and am on prednsion and arava, (leflunomide) what do you think?

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Dr. Michael Laccheo
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Seems ok

These are known treatments for rheumatoid arthritis.
They are not typically the first agents that I use and i like to try to get my patients off all steroids if i can, but I do have patients on Leflunomide (arava) if they can't take or fail Methotrexate or biologicals.

In brief: Seems ok

These are known treatments for rheumatoid arthritis.
They are not typically the first agents that I use and i like to try to get my patients off all steroids if i can, but I do have patients on Leflunomide (arava) if they can't take or fail Methotrexate or biologicals.
Dr. Michael Laccheo
Dr. Michael Laccheo
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Ok ....

To be honest, I have none of my RA pts on this regimine, but the most important thing is.

In brief: Ok ....

To be honest, I have none of my RA pts on this regimine, but the most important thing is.
Dr. Thomas Namey
Dr. Thomas Namey
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