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Rheumatoid Arthritis Medications

Definition of Rheumatoid Arthritis:

Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic (long-term) inflammatory disease that primarily affects the joints and surrounding tissues, but can also affect other organ systems.

Drugs (by generic name) associated with Rheumatoid Arthritis

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis. 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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auranofin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics
2 reviews
   
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10
aspirin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: platelet aggregation inhibitors, salicylates
2 reviews
   
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10
triamcinolone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
2 reviews
   
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10
valdecoxib systemic (More...)
class: cox-2 inhibitors
1 review
   
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10
rofecoxib systemic (More...)
class: cox-2 inhibitors
10 reviews
   
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9.9
tofacitinib systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics
4 reviews
   
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9.5
esomeprazole / naproxen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
2 reviews
   
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9.5
fenoprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
1 review
   
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9.0
ketoprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
1 review
   
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9.0
mycophenolate mofetil systemic (Pro, More...)
class: selective immunosuppressants
1 review
   
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9.0
tolmetin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
1 review
   
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9.0
anakinra systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, interleukin inhibitors
1 review
   
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9.0
etodolac systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
0 reviews
   
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9.0
acetaminophen / hydrocodone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: narcotic analgesic combinations
16 reviews
   
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8.9
infliximab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, TNF alfa inhibitors
13 reviews
   
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8.9
prednisone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
15 reviews
   
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8.8
tocilizumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: interleukin inhibitors
4 reviews
   
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8.8
methylprednisolone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
7 reviews
   
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8.6
diclofenac / misoprostol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
5 reviews
   
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8.5
celecoxib systemic (Pro, More...)
class: cox-2 inhibitors
12 reviews
   
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8.4
etanercept systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, TNF alfa inhibitors
48 reviews
   
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8.3
sulindac systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
2 reviews
   
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8.3
piroxicam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
5 reviews
   
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8.2
golimumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: TNF alfa inhibitors
15 reviews
   
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8.1
adalimumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, TNF alfa inhibitors
46 reviews
   
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8.0
methotrexate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antimetabolites, antipsoriatics, antirheumatics, other immunosuppressants
23 reviews
   
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8.0
methyl salicylate topical (More...)
class: topical rubefacient
0 reviews
   
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8.0
certolizumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: TNF alfa inhibitors
3 reviews
   
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7.8
indomethacin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
3 reviews
   
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7.6
ibuprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
3 reviews
   
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7.5
acetaminophen / tramadol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: analgesic combinations
1 review
   
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7.5
meloxicam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
14 reviews
   
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7.4
naproxen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
13 reviews
   
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7.4
sulfasalazine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: 5-aminosalicylates, sulfonamides
9 reviews
   
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7.4
diclofenac systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
24 reviews
   
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7.3
leflunomide systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, selective immunosuppressants
19 reviews
   
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7.0
famotidine / ibuprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
0 reviews
   
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7.0
salsalate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: salicylates
0 reviews
   
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7.0
hydroxychloroquine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antimalarial quinolines, antirheumatics
26 reviews
   
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6.9
rituximab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, CD20 monoclonal antibodies
9 reviews
   
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6.8
abatacept systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, selective immunosuppressants
7 reviews
   
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6.5
diflunisal systemic (Pro, More...)
class: salicylates
2 reviews
   
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6.5
flurbiprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
1 review
   
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6.0
nabumetone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
6 reviews
   
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5.9
oxaprozin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
4 reviews
   
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5.5
azathioprine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, other immunosuppressants
2 reviews
   
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5.3
atorvastatin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: statins
0 reviews
   
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3.0
minocycline systemic (Pro, More...)
class: tetracyclines
1 reviewNot rated
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trolamine salicylate topical (More...)
class: topical rubefacient
0 reviewsNot rated
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phenytoin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: group I antiarrhythmics, hydantoin anticonvulsants
0 reviewsNot rated
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tetracycline systemic (Pro, More...)
class: tetracyclines
0 reviewsNot rated
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penicillamine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics
0 reviewsNot rated
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corticotropin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: corticotropin
0 reviewsNot rated
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cortisone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
0 reviewsNot rated
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cyclophosphamide systemic (Pro, More...)
class: alkylating agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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acetaminophen / aspirin systemic (More...)
class: analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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alemtuzumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: CD52 monoclonal antibodies
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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aurothioglucose systemic (More...)
class: antirheumatics
0 reviewsNot rated
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cyclosporine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: calcineurin inhibitors
0 reviewsNot rated
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daclizumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: interleukin inhibitors
0 reviewsNot rated
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gold sodium thiomalate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics
0 reviewsNot rated
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interferon gamma-1b systemic (Pro, More...)
class: interferons
0 reviewsNot rated
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lansoprazole / naproxen systemic (More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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levamisole systemic (More...)
class: miscellaneous antineoplastics
0 reviewsNot rated
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dexamethasone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
0 reviewsNot rated
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doxycycline systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous antimalarials, tetracyclines
0 reviewsNot rated
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meclofenamate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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Alternative treatments for Rheumatoid Arthritis

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Rheumatoid Arthritis. Their efficacy may not have been scientifially tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis.

Topics under Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Synonym(s): Arthritis; Arthritis, Rheumatoid; RA

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