What is the first-line therapy for Rheumatoid arthritis?

Hi everyone

With so many DMARD's and biologicals available, which one(s) would be first-line therapy for a patient in, say, their forties?

(Being 'medically raised' in a resource-limited setting, we don't explore the above options very often.)

Authored By Lize De Klerk on Monday 17th December 2012

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Niall McV
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Posted about 7 years ago

In people with newly diagnosed active RA, offer a combination of DMARDs (including methotrexate and at least one other DMARD, plus short-term glucocorticoids) as first-line treatment as soon as possible, ideally within 3 months of the onset of persiste

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OSAMA ELMOUSSL
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Posted about 7 years ago

PARACETAMOL

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