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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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Drug Name DownUp(View by: Brand | Generic ) Reviews Ratings DownUp
triamcinolone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
3 reviews
   
10
aspirin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: platelet aggregation inhibitors, salicylates
2 reviews
   
10
auranofin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics
2 reviews
   
10
corticotropin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: corticotropin
1 review
   
10
infliximab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, TNF alfa inhibitors
18 reviews
   
9.1
esomeprazole / naproxen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
2 reviews
   
9.0
ketoprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
1 review
   
9.0
anakinra systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, interleukin inhibitors
1 review
   
9.0
fenoprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
1 review
   
9.0
tolmetin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
1 review
   
9.0
etodolac systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
0 reviews
   
9.0
tocilizumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: interleukin inhibitors
6 reviews
   
8.7
methylprednisolone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
7 reviews
   
8.6
prednisone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
18 reviews
   
8.5
diclofenac / misoprostol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
5 reviews
   
8.5
celecoxib systemic (Pro, More...)
class: cox-2 inhibitors
12 reviews
   
8.4
acetaminophen / hydrocodone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: narcotic analgesic combinations
20 reviews
   
8.3
sulindac systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
2 reviews
   
8.3
etanercept systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, TNF alfa inhibitors
57 reviews
   
8.2
piroxicam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
5 reviews
   
8.2
methotrexate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antimetabolites, antipsoriatics, antirheumatics, other immunosuppressants
35 reviews
   
8.0
golimumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: TNF alfa inhibitors
20 reviews
   
8.0
methyl salicylate topical (More...)
class: topical rubefacient
0 reviews
   
8.0
certolizumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: TNF alfa inhibitors
4 reviews
   
7.8
adalimumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, TNF alfa inhibitors
61 reviews
   
7.6
rituximab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, CD20 monoclonal antibodies
13 reviews
   
7.6
indomethacin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
3 reviews
   
7.6
ibuprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
3 reviews
   
7.5
salsalate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: salicylates
2 reviews
   
7.5
acetaminophen / tramadol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: analgesic combinations
1 review
   
7.5
diclofenac systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
25 reviews
   
7.4
tofacitinib systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics
7 reviews
   
7.3
meloxicam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
17 reviews
   
7.1
naproxen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
13 reviews
   
7.1
leflunomide systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, selective immunosuppressants
22 reviews
   
7.0
mycophenolate mofetil systemic (Pro, More...)
class: selective immunosuppressants
2 reviews
   
7.0
famotidine / ibuprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
0 reviews
   
7.0
sulfasalazine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: 5-aminosalicylates, sulfonamides
10 reviews
   
6.8
hydroxychloroquine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antimalarial quinolines, antirheumatics
34 reviews
   
6.6
diflunisal systemic (Pro, More...)
class: salicylates
2 reviews
   
6.5
abatacept systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, selective immunosuppressants
12 reviews
   
6.2
oxaprozin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
4 reviews
   
6.2
flurbiprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
1 review
   
6.0
nabumetone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
6 reviews
   
5.3
azathioprine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, other immunosuppressants
2 reviews
   
5.3
atorvastatin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: statins
0 reviews
   
3.0
minocycline systemic (Pro, More...)
class: tetracyclines
1 reviewNot rated
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tetracycline systemic (Pro, More...)
class: tetracyclines
0 reviewsNot rated
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trolamine 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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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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phenytoin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: group I antiarrhythmics, hydantoin anticonvulsants
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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dexamethasone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
0 reviewsNot rated
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penicillamine 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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cyclophosphamide systemic (Pro, More...)
class: alkylating agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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cyclosporine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: calcineurin inhibitors
0 reviewsNot rated
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cortisone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
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 scientifically 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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