Disease modifying drugs

What is Disease modifying drugs?

Disease modifying drugs are usually the medications that alter the immune response to a particlar disease.Useful for Rheumatoid arthritis.

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Hello, I am a 25 y/o female. I have had L knee pain & supra patellar joint effusion since I was 15 years old. 2 years ago, I became pregnant and...

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Can be rheumatoid arthritis or fibromyalgia.

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1. You have polyarthralgia. It...

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I have full-blown arthritis that came on within six months and it sometimes has i has inflammation and swelling and several joints that present...

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Disease modifying drugs will help.

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The sudden deterioration of arthritis with...

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The question this time is related to my sister. She is in pain since January this year. Pain started at the back and the leg and...

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Polyarthritis likely.

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In your sister's case, the persistent pain in the joints...

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