Which medications are used in the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis (AS)?

Updated: Jul 17, 2018
  • Author: Lawrence H Brent, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Agents used in the treatment of AS include the following:

  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)

  • Sulfasalazine

  • Tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-α) antagonists

  • Corticosteroids


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