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Rheumatoid Arthritis Foundation, Help Fight RA

What is Prednisone?

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August
21

Prednisone is a corticosteroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. It also suppresses the immune system.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Foundation, Help Fight RA

Fast Facts about Plaquenil

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August
23

Plaquenil is often used to treat mild Rheumatoid Arthritis or in combination with other drugs when treating more severe diseases. It is commonly used to manage multiple complications of Lupus and connective tissue disorders.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Foundation, Help Fight RA

What is RA?

Posted by: RA Foundation Tags: | Categories: medical, news

August
12

Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease that causes pain, stiffness, swelling and loss of function in the joints.