Generic Arthritis medications
Arthritis is an inflammation of one or more joints (arthritis), where the joints swell and become hot by touch, the skin underneath is red, a person experiences pain and limitation of movement. Arthritis can be of traumatic, infectious and degenerative origin.
Development of arthritis can be caused by various diseases.
Typical symptoms of arthritis are pain, swelling, morning stiffness in joints and / or spine, the skin over the joint may be hot by touch, the joints may progressively deform.
Treatment of arthritis is aimed at:
- reducing symptoms of the disease
- recovery of metabolism in a joint
- maximum possible preservation of function of affected joints
Treatment of arthritis is to:
- eliminate the main causes of arthritis
- treat the disease caused by arthritis
- comprehensive treatment of arthritis
- term treatment of arthritis
- systematic treatment of arthritis
Treatment of arthritis should include both methods of influence on the recovery processes in cartilage, and methods of influence on the organism as a whole. Methods of treatment:
- pharmacological treatment of arthritis
- pharmacological treatment of arthritis
- Surgical treatment of arthritis
Pharmacological treatment of arthritis includes:
- reducing the load on the joints (weight loss)
- selection of orthopedic shoes with soft soles and fixed heel, use instep, knee, walking sticks
- physiotherapy (heat therapies, ultrasound, magnetic therapy, laser therapy, acupuncture, hydrotherapy, massage, Electro muscle stimulation)
- getting rid of bad habits (smoking, excessive consumption of coffee)
Arava (Leflunomide) is used in patients suffering from rheumatoid arthritis.
Generic Arcoxia is selective COX-2 inhibitor, in therapeutic concentrations blocks the formation of prostaglandins and anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic effect.
Celebrex is a combination which belongs to the group of coxibs.
Generic Colcrys is used for treating and preventing pain associated with gouty arthritis.
Generic Feldene is used to treat articular syndrome (rheumatoid arthritis, infectious-allergic disease of the connective tissue group, characterized by chronic progressive inflammation of the joints, osteoarthritis, inflammation of the joints and adjacent bone, ankiloziruyushy spondylitis, vertebral disease, gout), back pain, neuralgia, myalgia (muscle pain), traumatic inflammation of soft tissues and opornodvigatelnogo apparatus, primary dysmenorrhea in patients older than 12 years, acute infectious-inflammatory diseases of the upper respiratory tract.
Generic Imuran is used for preventing kidney transplant rejection along with other medicine. It may also be used to treat signs and symptoms of active rheumatoid arthritis.
Generic Indocin is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that reduces fever, pain and inflammation.
Generic Indocin Sustained-Release is used for treating moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout or certain types of bursitis and tendonitis.
Generic Mobic is used to treat fever, arthritis, osteoarthritis and primary dysmenorrhea. Mobic reduces hormones that cause swelling, stiffness, pain, tenderness and inflammation in the organism.
Generic Motrin can be used in adults for relief of the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis, treatment of menstrual pain, and relief of mild to moderate pain.
Generic Naprosyn is nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, is used to relieve the stiffness, inflammation, swelling, and joint pain associated with juvenile arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis (spinal arthritis), bursitis, acute gout, tendinitis, rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis (the most common form of arthritis); it is also used to relieve menstrual cramps and other types of mild to moderate pain.
Generic Neoral is used for preventing the rejection of organ transplants (kidney, liver, and heart). This medicine is also used to treat psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis in certain patients.
Generic Ponstel is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication, is used for the relief of moderate pain and for the treatment of menstrual pain.
Generic Rheumatrex applied to stimulate recovery after diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system, with scars from injuries and burns, adhesive process in the abdominal cavity, protracted and recurrent infections, asthma, psoriasis, chronic widespread streptoderma, neurodermatitis.
Generic Voltaren is a NSAID used to relieve the inflammation, swelling, stiffness and joint pain.
Generic Relafen is used in treatment of inflammatory and degenerative diseases of the musculoskeletal system: rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis.