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Psoriatic Arthritis Summary

Description: A type of inflammatory arthritis associated with PSORIASIS, often involving the axial joints and the peripheral terminal interphalangeal joints. It is characterized by the presence of HLA-B27-associated SPONDYLARTHROPATHY, and the absence of rheumatoid factor.

Also Known As: Arthritis, Psoriatic; Arthritic Psoriasis; Psoriasis Arthropathica; Psoriasis, Arthritic

Networked: 2314 relevant articles (236 outcomes, 396 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Psoriatic Arthritis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor) : 48 outcomes 47 studies in 328 results : IBA
  2. TNFR-Fc fusion protein (etanercept) : 45 outcomes 57 studies in 297 results : FDA 2
  3. infliximab (Remicade) : 29 outcomes 44 studies in 223 results : FDA 2
  4. adalimumab (Humira) : 26 outcomes 38 studies in 175 results : FDA 2
  5. Methotrexate (Mexate) : 20 outcomes 35 studies in 192 results : FDA 8 Generic
  6. monoclonal antibody CNTO 1275 (CNTO 1275) : 11 outcomes 20 studies in 56 results : FDA 2
  7. Cyclosporine (Ciclosporin) : 11 outcomes 8 studies in 50 results : FDA 20 Generic
  8. golimumab : 10 outcomes 18 studies in 53 results : FDA 2
  9. Sulfasalazine (Azulfidine) : 9 outcomes 9 studies in 41 results : FDA 16 Generic
  10. Antirheumatic Agents (DMARD) : 8 outcomes 16 studies in 81 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Psoriatic Arthritis

  1. Psoriasis (Pustulosis Palmaris et Plantaris)
  2. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  3. Ankylosing Spondylitis
  4. Arthritis (Polyarthritis)
  5. Crohn Disease (Crohn's Disease)
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Key Therapies for Psoriatic Arthritis

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  1. Biological Therapy : 10 outcomes 4 studies in 71 results
  2. Balneology : 3 outcomes 1 study in 7 results
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 16 results
  4. Therapeutics : 2 outcomes 1 study in 6 results
  5. Baths : 2 outcomes 1 study in 6 results
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