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I am suffering from RA. Now a days there is stiffness & heaviness in body

hi I m 30yrs old female having 18mths baby I am suffering from RA from last 8 yrs dr advised me tab omnacartil 10 mg but after that I continue medicine without follow up to till date But now a days there is stiffness & heaviness in body Then what should I do now ? my baby also suffer from this disease?
Thu, 19 May 2011
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ENT Specialist 's  Response
welcome to health care magic
r.a is difficult to treat
its better u consult som e orthopaedician
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Dermatologist Dr. Gaurav Patel's  Response
hi adayani
omnacortil is very useful in arthritis if taken according to doctor
it is steroid drug and u must not take it urself at any cause.
u have develop its side effect,.
u must consult doctor fo this
dont stop it suddenly as it will create more problem.
weight gain ,bone problem, acne.
high bp ,high cholesterol,
liver ,kidney damage etc.
it is one of the best and worst drug.
dont be scare of it ,u will be out of the problem gradually.
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Dr. pratima uday's  Response
hi adyayani,
donot worry,
i'll say some ayurvedic medicines which have no side effects-
take rasnaerandadi kashayam-20ml in emptystomach with equal qnty lukewarm water
kaisora guggulu-2tabs twice a day
mahamasha tailam for extrnl application
Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist Vikas Dwivedi's  Response
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in physiotherapy sum modalities are thr by tht ur pain will cum down.

and sum manipulation techniques , by tht ur stiffness will be reduce and ur joints become more mobile.

so better u go n consult a physio near by.

and for medication u consult to an orthopedician.

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