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RIDAURA (AURANOFIN)

Ridaura – A Different Type of Treatment

There are many forms of treatment available to you if you experience the painful symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis. Ridaura may be recommended by your doctor when other treatments have failed or you are unable to take NSAIDs to reduce the pain and swelling rheumatoid arthritis can cause so you will be able to perform your daily tasks or obligations in comfort.

It may take several months of taking Ridaura as directed before you begin to notice a decrease in the swelling in your joints that cause the pain. You will need a valid prescription for Ridaura before you can start benefitting from a decrease in your painful symptoms.

What Ridaura Does for Pain Relief

The active ingredient in Ridaura is Auranofin, a disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug (DMARD) made from a gold compound. Ridaura is not a pain reliever, but is thought to decrease the inflammation that causes the pain and also may prevent further joint damage. The actual way Ridaura works is still not entirely clear, but those that take it appear to feel and show an improvement with morning stiffness and an increased grip strength.

Conditions Treated by Ridaura

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease that causes your own immune system to attack your body’s tissues. For some reason, the “ON” switch for your immune response is malfunctioning so it believes that it must seek and destroy intruders that may harm you when in fact it is this response that causes the harm. A normal joint lining is thin with few blood vessels and no white blood cells (WBC). An inflamed joint has a thick lining and teeming with WBC that cause pain and joint damage. By blocking the processes that lead to this harmful inflammation, Ridaura should help you find some relief.

Before You Take Ridaura

Advise your doctor of other medical conditions or allergies you have and list any OTC and Rx meds you currently take or use, including herbal remedies and dietary or vitamin supplements. This can help your doctor to determine if Ridaura is safe for you to take. You will also need to inform your doctor if you have a bone marrow disorder or a weakened immune system before starting Ridaura.

Things to Be Aware of When Taking Ridaura

Ridaura may increase your risk for infection, so be sure to watch for signs like diarrhea, bleeding, and weakness during treatment; notify your doctor if they develop. Several medications, including anti-malarial, steroid, and immunosuppressant drugs, are known to interact with Ridaura. Ask your doctor before taking these or any other drugs to be certain you will not experience an adverse reaction.

Possible Side Effects of Ridaura

  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Heartburn
  • Rash
  • Loss of appetite

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