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Rheumatic Diseases (Rheumatism) Summary

Description: Disorders of connective tissue, especially the joints and related structures, characterized by inflammation, degeneration, or metabolic derangement.

Also Known As: Rheumatism; Enthesopathies; Enthesopathy; Disease, Rheumatic; Diseases, Rheumatic Show All >>

Networked: 6039 relevant articles (223 outcomes, 545 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Rheumatic Diseases

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Agents (NSAIDs) : 12 outcomes 10 studies in 102 results : IBA
  2. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor) : 9 outcomes 15 studies in 134 results : IBA
  3. infliximab (Remicade) : 9 outcomes 8 studies in 68 results : FDA 2
  4. Antirheumatic Agents (DMARD) : 9 outcomes 7 studies in 84 results : IBA
  5. TNFR-Fc fusion protein (etanercept) : 8 outcomes 7 studies in 52 results : FDA 2
  6. Antibodies : 7 outcomes 29 studies in 375 results : IBA
  7. Methotrexate (Mexate) : 7 outcomes 7 studies in 93 results : FDA 8 Generic
  8. C-Reactive Protein : 6 outcomes 5 studies in 76 results : IBA
  9. ametantrone (HAQ) : 5 outcomes 5 studies in 45 results : IBA
  10. amsonic acid (DAS) : 5 outcomes 4 studies in 24 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Rheumatic Diseases

  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  2. Pain (Aches)
  3. Arthritis (Polyarthritis)
  4. Ankylosing Spondylitis
  5. Necrosis
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Key Therapies for Rheumatic Diseases

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  1. Biological Therapy : 5 outcomes 5 studies in 65 results
  2. Injections : 5 outcomes 3 studies in 42 results
  3. Traditional Medicine (Folk Remedies) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 132 results
  4. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 23 results
  5. Mud Therapy (Mud Bath) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 27 results
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