Psoriatic Arthritis Treatments

Psoriatic Arthritis treatments are necessary to help reduce Arthritis pain and swelling, slow / prevent joint damage, and relieve Psoriasis skin pain and inflammation. These are the best two lotions to moisturize psoriasis.

The primary treatments for Psoriatic Arthritis include medication, physical therapy / exercise, and lifestyle changes. Your doctor can prescribe topical creams and ointments, oral medications, physical therapy / exercise, and phototherapy / sunlight treatment.

Some treatments your doctor may choose from to prescribe include corticosteroids for a short time. These are generally not used very long due to side effects.

Other treatments prescribed by a doctor may include nonsteroidal anti-inflammarory drugs such as aspirin or ibuprofen. Another category of drugs are disease modigying antirheumatic drugs such as methotrexate, hydroxychloroquine, and sulfasalazine. Another category of drugs, tumor necrosis factor blockers, include etanercept, adalimumab, infliximab, and others.

Most importantly, your treatment is between you and your doctor. What will work best for one person may not work best for the next.

3 More Psoriasis Questions and Answers

As we think about Psoriasis questions we've been asked in the last few years, these come to mind as a few we can provide helpful answers.

Question: Should I feel lesser because I have Psoriasis?
Answer: No. There is no negative reason someone gets Psoriasis. If you get Psoriasis, just take is as a life lesson and challenge to overcome. Overcome may mean you're a rare person who does not have it come back, and most likely it will come back and you need to keep it under control and in check.

Question: Will people think less of me if I have Psoriasis?
Answer: No. They will only think less of you if you give them reason to. There is no reason Psoriasis needs to define a person.

Question: Are there many natural treatments that can cure my Psoriasis?
Answer: Not that we've ever seen. It sounds great, but really the best thing is to work closely with your doctor, learn from other patients and their experiences, plus try things.
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