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Alternative treatment may be an option for patients with RA

KEY POINT

Use of resveratrol as an adjunct therapy to conventional treatments in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) resulted in a significant decrease in major clinical and biochemical markers of disease activity compared with conventional therapy alone, according to results of a small trial published in Clinical Rheumatology.

SOURCES

Khojah HM, et al. Resveratrol as an effective adjuvant therapy in the management of rheumatoid arthritis: A clinical study. Clin Rheumatol. 2018;[Epub ahead of print].