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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
4 reviews
   
10
aspirin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: platelet aggregation inhibitors, salicylates
2 reviews
   
10
auranofin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics
2 reviews
   
10
valdecoxib systemic (More...)
class: cox-2 inhibitors
1 review
   
10
corticotropin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: corticotropin
1 review
   
10
gold sodium thiomalate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics
1 review
   
10
rofecoxib systemic (More...)
class: cox-2 inhibitors
12 reviews
   
9.9
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
2 reviews
   
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
anakinra systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, interleukin inhibitors
1 review
   
9.0
etodolac systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
0 reviews
   
9.0
tocilizumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: interleukin inhibitors
7 reviews
   
8.7
methylprednisolone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
8 reviews
   
8.6
prednisone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
19 reviews
   
8.5
celecoxib systemic (Pro, More...)
class: cox-2 inhibitors
12 reviews
   
8.4
diclofenac / misoprostol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
6 reviews
   
8.4
sulindac systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
2 reviews
   
8.3
etanercept systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, TNF alfa inhibitors
62 reviews
   
8.2
piroxicam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
5 reviews
   
8.2
acetaminophen / hydrocodone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: narcotic analgesic combinations
22 reviews
   
8.1
certolizumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: TNF alfa inhibitors
4 reviews
   
8.0
methyl salicylate topical (More...)
class: topical rubefacient
0 reviews
   
8.0
ibuprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
4 reviews
   
7.9
methotrexate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antimetabolites, antipsoriatics, antirheumatics, other immunosuppressants
44 reviews
   
7.8
acetaminophen / tramadol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: narcotic analgesic combinations
2 reviews
   
7.7
golimumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: TNF alfa inhibitors
21 reviews
   
7.6
indomethacin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
3 reviews
   
7.6
salsalate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: salicylates
2 reviews
   
7.5
adalimumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, TNF alfa inhibitors
69 reviews
   
7.4
diclofenac systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
26 reviews
   
7.4
rituximab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, CD20 monoclonal antibodies
20 reviews
   
7.4
tofacitinib systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics
11 reviews
   
7.4
naproxen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
15 reviews
   
7.2
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
hydroxychloroquine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antimalarial quinolines, antirheumatics
45 reviews
   
6.9
leflunomide systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, selective immunosuppressants
27 reviews
   
6.9
meloxicam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
20 reviews
   
6.9
sulfasalazine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: 5-aminosalicylates, sulfonamides
11 reviews
   
6.8
diflunisal systemic (Pro, More...)
class: salicylates
2 reviews
   
6.5
abatacept systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics, selective immunosuppressants
13 reviews
   
6.4
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
trolamine salicylate topical (More...)
class: topical rubefacient
1 review
   
1.0
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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penicillamine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antirheumatics
0 reviewsNot rated
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phenytoin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: group I antiarrhythmics, hydantoin anticonvulsants
0 reviewsNot rated
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camphor / menthol / 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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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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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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interferon gamma-1b systemic (Pro, More...)
class: interferons
0 reviewsNot rated
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doxycycline systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous antimalarials, tetracyclines
0 reviewsNot rated
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cyclosporine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: calcineurin inhibitors
0 reviewsNot rated
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dexamethasone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
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 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

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

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