Medication Blog Posts

Medication Advances in Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment

Thanks to new advances in medications like biologics and JAK inhibitors, rheumatoid arthritis treatment is becoming more effective and reliable.

5 Questions to Ask About Managing Joint Surgery Pain

When you're planning on a joint replacement surgery, it's important to know your options for pain management. Ask you surgeon these questions to find out his or her plan for managing your pain.

The Best Way to Relieve Knee Arthritis Pain

A large analysis of several studies reveals the most effective medical treatments for relieving the pain of knee osteoarthritis.

An Essential Guide to Over-the-Counter Topical Pain Relievers

If you’re baffled by all the choices for over-the-counter topical pain relievers, check out this guide of the 4 main types.

A Guide to Pain Medications for Arthritis

There are several options for medications that can help manage arthritis pain. Learn about these options and the advantages and drawbacks of each.

Friday Finding: RA Medication May Decrease Fatigue

A study reveals that anti-tumor necrosis factor (anti-TNF) treatment for those with rheumatoid arthritis may ease their symptoms of chronic fatigue.

Generic Option Returns for Important Gout Medication

Colchicine has long been used as a reliable way to combat the pain and swelling of an acute gout attack—and now it's available in the U.S. in generic form.

Is Your Medication Raising Your Risk for Shingles?

If you take medications for your rheumatoid or psoriatic arthritis, some of them may be raising your risk for shingles. Luckily, there's something you can do cut this risk.