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Osteoarthritis Medications

Definition of Osteoarthritis:

Osteoarthritis is a chronic disease causing deterioration of the joint cartilage (the softer parts of bones, which cushion their connections to each other) and the formation of new bone (bone spurs) at the margins of the joints.

Drugs (by generic name) associated with Osteoarthritis

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Osteoarthritis. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

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glucosamine systemic (More...)
class: nutraceutical products
1 review
   
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10
bioflavonoids / zinc glycinate systemic (More...)
class: vitamin and mineral combinations
0 reviews
   
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10
diflunisal systemic (Pro, More...)
class: salicylates
2 reviews
   
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9.7
esomeprazole / naproxen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
3 reviews
   
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9.5
triamcinolone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
2 reviews
   
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9.5
valdecoxib systemic (More...)
class: cox-2 inhibitors
3 reviews
   
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9.3
chondroitin / glucosamine / methylsulfonylmethane systemic (More...)
class: nutraceutical products
1 review
   
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9.0
chondroitin / glucosamine systemic (More...)
class: nutraceutical products
1 review
   
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9.0
methylprednisolone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
5 reviews
   
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8.9
acetaminophen / codeine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: narcotic analgesic combinations
3 reviews
   
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8.7
ketoprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
2 reviews
   
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8.7
diclofenac topical (Pro, More...)
class: topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatories
35 reviews
   
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8.6
diclofenac systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
42 reviews
   
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8.4
capsaicin topical (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous topical agents
3 reviews
   
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8.4
hylan g-f 20 systemic (More...)
class: viscosupplementation agents
16 reviews
   
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8.3
piroxicam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
7 reviews
   
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8.3
indomethacin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
2 reviews
   
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8.3
rofecoxib systemic (More...)
class: cox-2 inhibitors
9 reviews
   
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8.2
etodolac systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
7 reviews
   
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8.1
diclofenac / misoprostol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
19 reviews
   
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8.0
s-adenosylmethionine systemic (More...)
class: nutraceutical products
1 review
   
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8.0
sodium hyaluronate systemic (More...)
class: viscosupplementation agents
52 reviews
   
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7.9
hyaluronan systemic (More...)
class: viscosupplementation agents
38 reviews
   
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7.8
celecoxib systemic (Pro, More...)
class: cox-2 inhibitors
34 reviews
   
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7.8
bioflavonoids systemic (Pro, More...)
class: vitamins
4 reviews
   
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7.8
meloxicam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
60 reviews
   
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7.7
naproxen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
21 reviews
   
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7.7
ibuprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
3 reviews
   
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7.0
trolamine salicylate topical (More...)
class: topical rubefacient
1 review
   
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7.0
salsalate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: salicylates
1 review
   
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7.0
nabumetone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
8 reviews
   
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6.8
oxaprozin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
3 reviews
   
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6.8
duloxetine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors
12 reviews
   
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6.7
acetaminophen / aspirin / caffeine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: analgesic combinations
2 reviews
   
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6.7
acetaminophen / propoxyphene systemic (Pro, More...)
class: narcotic analgesic combinations
1 review
   
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6.5
sulindac systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
2 reviews
   
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6.0
aspirin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: platelet aggregation inhibitors, salicylates
1 review
   
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6.0
famotidine / ibuprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
1 review
   
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5.0
prednisone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
0 reviews
   
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5.0
choline salicylate / magnesium salicylate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: salicylates
0 reviewsNot rated
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chondroitin systemic (More...)
class: nutraceutical products
0 reviewsNot rated
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tolmetin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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betamethasone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
0 reviewsNot rated
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acetaminophen / caffeine systemic (More...)
class: analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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aluminum hydroxide / aspirin / calcium carbonate / magnesium hydroxide systemic (More...)
class: salicylates
0 reviewsNot rated
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cortisone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
0 reviewsNot rated
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dong quai systemic (More...)
class: herbal products
0 reviewsNot rated
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lansoprazole / naproxen systemic (More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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meclofenamate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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flurbiprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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fenoprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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methyl salicylate topical (More...)
class: topical rubefacient
0 reviewsNot rated
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acetaminophen / aspirin systemic (More...)
class: analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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dactinomycin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antibiotics/antineoplastics
0 reviewsNot rated
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Learn more about Osteoarthritis

Synonym(s): Arthritis, Osteoarthritis; Degenerative Arthritis; Degenerative joint disease; DJD; Gonarthrosis; Hypertrophic Osteoarthritis; Joint Pain; OA; Osteoarthrosis; Sacroiliac Arthritis

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