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19 Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment Options

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18. Corticosteroids

Corticosteroids are generally used for short-term flare-ups in those with Rheumatoid arthritis. They can reduce pain and inflammation, with the added benefit of slowing down joint damage. These drugs are known for rapid pain relief and are often prescribed when NSAID’s aren’t effectively helping the patient.

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