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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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Can Wearing a Magnetic Bracelet Ease Arthritis Pain?
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Oral Cortisone: Uses, Side Effects, Dosage, Precautions
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Side Effects of Medrol (Methylprednisolone)
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Side Effects of Enbrel (Etanercept)
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Oatmeal and Gout: Pros, Cons, and Recommendations
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Fish Oil for Arthritis: Pros, Cons, and Recommendations
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Trapeziectomy: Preparation, Recovery, Long-Term Care
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Side Effects of Simponi (Golimumab)
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Benefits of Cinnamon and Honey for Arthritis
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Naprosyn (naproxen) Side Effects
Capsaicin cream may help relieve pain but also has side effects
Capsaicin Side Effects
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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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Immunosuppressants: Uses, Side Effects, Precautions
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How Arthritis Is Treated
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The 5 Main Classes of Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs
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Arthritis Medications Overview
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Using Stem Cells to Cure Arthritis and Cartilage Damage
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Plaquenil: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Precautions
Hydrocodone/Acetaminophen for Treating Pain
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Swallowing Pills Is Not Easy for Some People
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How Anabolic Steroids and Corticosteroids Differ
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Medrol Dose Pack Can Help Tame an Arthritis Flare
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8 Ways to Reduce Inflammation From Arthritis
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Toradol: Injectable Pain Relief for Arthritis
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Arava: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Precautions
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How the Birmingham Hip Resurfacing System Works
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Prednisone for Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment
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ConZip (Tramadol): Uses, Side Effects, Precautions
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How OT Makes Living With Arthritis Easier
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Prednisone Tapering Schedule to Reduce Withdrawal
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The Role of Cytokines in the Body
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Synvisc and Synvisc-One Use and Side Effects
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The Use of Antidepressants for Managing Chronic Pain
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20 Tips to Help Arthritis Patients Prepare for Surgery
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Taking Sulfasalazine (Azulfidine) for Arthritis
Drug Capsules
Zorvolex: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Precautions
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Xeljanz (Tofacitinib): Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Precautions
Nutraceuticals for osteoarthritis
Nutraceutical vs. Dietary Supplement for Joint Health
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Rayos: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Precautions
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Turmeric for Arthritis Pain
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Disease-Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Drugs Overview
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An Overview of the Arthritis Pain Reliever Arthrotec
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How to Safely Dispose of Unused Medications
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10 Things You Should Know About Aspirin
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Understanding ACR20 Criteria
Rheumatoid Arthritis Treat to Target: Goals, Obstacles, Practice, and Your Role
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Rheumatologist: Expertise, Specialities, and Training
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Glucosamine: Benefits, Side Effects, Dosage, and Interactions
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Self-Injection of Arthritis Drugs
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How to Know If Your Arthritis Medications Are Working
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Stopain Topical Pain Reliever Information
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Steroid Injections and Arthritis
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Joint Replacement Surgery - Are You Too Young?
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Corticosteroids for Inflammation
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Glucosamine and Chondroitin Supplements for Arthritis
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Joint Lubricants or Viscosupplements
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The Pros and Cons of Ankle Fusion Surgery
Treating Arthritis With Naproxen
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Muscle Relaxers Prescribed for Arthritis