5 doctors weighed in:

How can you treat drug induced lupus?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Tracy Lovell
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: See below

Typically you stop the drug that caused it.
Occasionally other medications maybe used to help resolve it. Consider seeing a rheumatologist for help.

In brief: See below

Typically you stop the drug that caused it.
Occasionally other medications maybe used to help resolve it. Consider seeing a rheumatologist for help.
Thank
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Discontinue drug

Discontinue the medication.
If that is not sufficient, then as idiopathic lupus would be treated.

In brief: Discontinue drug

Discontinue the medication.
If that is not sufficient, then as idiopathic lupus would be treated.
Thank
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: See details

First of all, you stop the offending drug.
The med you use to treat the problem depends on the severity of the issue. Nsaids or Prednisone are often used.

In brief: See details

First of all, you stop the offending drug.
The med you use to treat the problem depends on the severity of the issue. Nsaids or Prednisone are often used.
Thank