Treatment for psoriatic arthritis is available to lesson the joint pain that comes with psoriatic arthritis. Depending on the severity of your condition you may be prescribed oral medication for psoriatic arthritis, topical medication, or injections. If your condition is mild, your doctor will most likely prescribe non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, which includes over the counter medication, like aspirin, as well as other types of medication. If the non-steroidal medication does not work, your doctor may prescribe certain steroids. If your condition does not improve after a few weeks your doctor may want to change the treatment. In this video Dr. Preeti Parikh explains the various treatment options and how they affect your psoriatic arthritis.
May 2015, Mera Goodman
Video 1: What is Psoriatic Arthritis
Video 2: Treating Psoriatic Arthritis
Video 3: Living with Psoriatic Arthritis
Note: These are all the sources used for every video in this series, not every source listed was used in this specific video.
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