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Arthritis Treatment

From pain relievers to biologics to surgery, your arthritis may be treated in different ways depending on the form. Understand your options so you can play an active role in your care.
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What You Need to Know About Methotrexate Interactions
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Does Methotrexate Cause Weight Gain?
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How Do I Increase My Synovial Fluid?
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Ankle Arthritis: Exercises to Get Relief
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What Is an Arthritis Treatment Center?
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How Are Ring Splints Used for Arthritis Pain?
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Can You Take Tylenol and Meloxicam Together?
Senior woman rubbing knuckles
How to Get Rid of Arthritis in Fingers
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What You Should Know About Azulfidine (Sulfasalazine) Interactions
Runner's Knee
Everything to Know About Chondromalacia Treatment
Arthroscopic surgery
Chondromalacia Surgery: Preperation, Recovery, Long-Term Care
Back pain
How Arthritis in the Back is Treated
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Treatments for Juvenile Arthritis
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Do Collagen Supplements Help Arthritis?
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Hand Physical Therapy for Arthritis
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Can Wearing a Magnetic Bracelet Ease Arthritis Pain?
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Oral Cortisone: Uses, Side Effects, Dosage, Precautions
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Medrol (Methylprednisolone) Side Effects
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Enbrel (Etanercept) Side Effects
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Can You Eat Oatmeal if You Have Gout? Pros and Cons
fish oil supplements
Fish Oil for Arthritis: Pros, Cons, and Recommendations
thumb pain
Trapeziectomy: Everything You Need to Know
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Simponi (Golimumab) Side Effects
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Benefits of Cinnamon and Honey for Arthitis
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Naprosyn (naproxen) Side Effects
Capsaicin cream may help relieve pain but also has side effects
Side Effects of Topical Pain Reliever Capsaicin
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Is It Safe to Drink Alcohol When Taking Azulfidine (Sulfasalazine)?
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Health Benefits of Cherry Juice for Arthritis and Gout
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What Should I Know About My Immunosuppressive Therapy?
Old man with finger pain
Arthritis Treatment Goals and Options
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The 5 Main Classes of Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs
Stem cell research
Using Stem Cells to Cure Arthritis and Cartilage Damage
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Taking Plaquenil for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Hydrocodone/Acetaminophen for Treating Pain
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Hard Time Swallowing Pills? Here's Help!
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How Anabolic Steroids and Corticosteroids Differ
Dose pack of Medrol
Medrol Dose Pack Can Help Tame an Arthritis Flare
A Black man massages an arthritic hand.
How to Reduce Arthritis Inflammation
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When Is a Toradol Injection Indicated for Arthritis Pain?
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What You Should Know About Arava
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What to Know About Prednisone for Rheumatoid Arthritis
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The Importance of Taking Tramadol As Directed
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How Occupational Therapy Makes Living With Arthritis Easier
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How to Taper Use to Reduce Prednisone Withdrawal Symptoms
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How Cytokines Play a Significant Role in Inflammatory Response
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How Synvisc Is Used as a Treatment for Knee Osteoarthritis
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The Use of Antidepressants for Managing Chronic Pain
Yellow pills
Taking Sulfasalazine (Azulfidine) for Arthritis
Arthritic patient
What to Know About Xeljanz (Tofacitinib)
Nutraceuticals for osteoarthritis
Learn the Differences Between Nutraceutical and Dietary Supplements
A woman reading pill bottle labels
Delayed-Release Prednisone for Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis
Turmeric root and supplements
Can Turmeric Help Relieve Joint Pain?
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DMARDs Are Used to Treat Inflammatory Types of Arthritis
An older woman with arthritis opening a pill bottle
What to Know About Arthrotec for Relieving Arthritis Pain
Pills on medicine cabinet shelf.
The Right Way to Safely Dispose of Unused Medications
Aspirin tablets
10 Things You Should Know About Aspirin