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What to do if I have rheumatoid arthritis. Can you give me some good natural remedies to take?

Don t use naturals. If the diagnosis is rheumatoid arthrtis , you need real medications that will modify the prognosis and the evolution oif the disease . Natural remedies will not do that . You have to consult with a rheumatologist. Read more...

Which medicine is good for rheumatoid arthritis?

See rheumatologist. There are many meds. You need a comprehensive program to lessen the damage to your joints. Included are nsaids, prednisone, Methotrexate , embral and many others. These are only given by a doctor that will monitor you long term to help lessen the bad side effects and change drugs when response is not good. Find a good rheumatologist! Read more...

What is a good diet for someone with rheumatoid arthritis?

Anti inflammatory. A whole food diet, fruits, vegetables, whole grains, nuts, legumes, lean protein and healthy fats like omega 3 fatty acids found in some fish like salmon. Avoid processed foods, too much sugar, simple carbs, like bread, cookies cakes and crackers.These cause your blood sugar to rise quickly and increase inflammation in your body. Some people do better avoiding nightshade vegetables. Read more...
Foodstuffs. Unless contraindicated with concurrent medications, no particular foodstuffs are contraindicated for rheumatic conditions. Read more...

What is a good pain relief for juvenille rheumatoid arthritis?

Anti-inflammatory. Treatment for juvenile rheumatoid arthritis focuses on helping your child maintain a normal level of physical and social activity. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids). These medications, such as Ibuprofen (advil, motrin, others) and Naproxen (aleve), reduce pain and swelling. Stronger nsaids are available by prescription. Side effects include stomach upset and liver problems. Read more...