Rheumatology refers to the study of disorders that affect the joints, muscles, bones and immune system. Examples of these disorders include rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and psoriatic arthritis. Being diagnosed with a rheumatic disorder can be scary and confusing, but with support from the Kings Pharmacy team, obtaining treatment and living a healthier, happier lifestyle is possible.
Medications used to treat rheumatic disorders may include:
- Cimzia (certolizumab)
- Enbrel (etanercept)
- Forteo (teriparatide)
- Humira (adalimumab)
- Orencia (abatacept)
- Prolia (denosumab)
- Simponi (golimumab)
- Xeljanz (tofacitinib)
Please speak to your doctor to see which medications are right for you.
Please feel free to contact Kings Pharmacy for additional information regarding rheumatic disorders. Our dedicated staff is here to answer your questions and provide support to you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
You can also visit the following links for additional resources and information on rheumatic disorders:
American College of Rheumatology