disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug (DMARD)

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00:55 May 26, 2020
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COVID-19 - Medical - Medical (general)
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English term or phrase: disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug (DMARD)
Definition from National Center for Biotechnology Info.:
Disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) are a class of drugs indicated for the treatment of inflammatory arthritides including rheumatoid arthritis (RA), psoriatic arthritis (PsA), and ankylosing spondylitis (AS). They can also be used to in the treatment of other disorders including connective tissue disease such as systemic sclerosis (SSc), systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), and Sjogren syndrome (SS), as well as in treatment of inflammatory myositis, vasculitis, uveitis, inflammatory bowel disease, and some types of cancers.

Example sentence(s):
  • Hydroxychloroquine has been available since 1955 as an antimalarial drug. I have at least 6 patients at the pharmacy who have used hydroxychloroquine to manage their rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and Crohn disease. If you were sitting in my pharmacology class, I’d tell you that it is an antimalarial used as a disease-modifying antirheumatic drug (DMARD). I would tell you it is a cheap drug with good efficacy for some and also that it is 1 of 2 DMARDs that are safe to use in patients with liver failure. You would also learn that it may cause deposition of the drug in the melanin layer of the cones in the retina, underscoring the need for annual eye exams. MJH Life Sciences
  • DMARDs Not Linked to Poor Outcomes in SARS-CoV-2 RA Patients Rheumatology Network
  • The analysis of performance measures for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) care have allowed to identify gaps in care that include suboptimal use of disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs), according to a study published in Arthritis Care & Research. Rheumatology Advisor
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5الأدوية المضادَّة للرُّوماتويد والمعدِّلة لسير المَرَض
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الأدوية المضادَّة للرُّوماتويد والمعدِّلة لسير المَرَض

Definition from Wikipedia:
الأدوية المضادة للروماتويد والمعدلة لسير المرض أو الأدوية المضادة للروماتيزم المعدلة لسير المرض
Disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs
‏ هي مجموعة من الأدوية غير المتعلقة ببعضها لكن تعرف من خلال استعمالها في علاج التهاب المفاصل الروماتويدي وتبطيئها لتطور المرض

Example sentence(s):
  • الليفلونوميد Leflunomide هو من الأدوية المضادَّة للرُّوماتويد والمعدِّلة لسير المَرَض Disease-Modifying Antirheumatoid Drugs (DMARDs). - موسوعة الملك عبدالله  
Hassan Achahbar
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Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic
PRO pts in category: 28
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