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Old 02-20-2004, 08:19 AM   #1
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Do anti inflammatories prevent damage in any way???

Im assuming they just decrease pain

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Old 02-20-2004, 11:07 AM   #2
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Post Re: Do anti inflammatories prevent damage in any way???

No, they do not prevent damage. DMARDs are the only drugs approved that prevent damage (or so they claim). Anti-inflammatories only reduce inflammation and help ease pain.

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