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Joint Pain (cont.)

Medications

Medications used to treat joint pain depend on the type of joint pain as described above. Antiinflammatory drugs are used to relieve inflammation, pain medications for pain relief, gout medications for gout, immune-suppressing medications for rheumatoid arthritis, cortisone injection for inflammation, and biologic medications for rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis.

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