Ankylosing Spondylitis Medications
Because ankylosing spondylitis is incurable, treatment focuses on lessening pain and keeping mobility with exercise, heat and cold, and the use of various medications.
Types of medications used to treat the symptoms of AS include:
- Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs),
- Disease Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs (DMARDs),
- Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha Antagonist Medications (TNF Inhibitors), and