Adjunct therapies for RA management

Side-effects to medication are common in RA. Oral folic and folinic acid helps reduce the risk of side effects to methotrexate.1

Lifestyle plays an important role in the management of RA. Exposure to sunlight, psychosocial interventions, gentle exercise and reducing weight are associated with improved quality of life, less fatigue, pain and better function.2,3,4

Tai chi improves lower extremity range of motion for people with RA.5

A prospective cohort of 32,232 women over 7.5 years found a long-term, high dietary intake of