There are 74 Medications that may be used to treat connective tissue diseases.
There are 4 Medications that may help prevent connective tissue diseases (NIH).
There are 12 Medications that should be avoided if you have connective tissue diseases. If you have connective tissue diseases and are taking one of these medications, speak to your healthcare professional.
Connective Tissue Neoplasms
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Mixed Connective Tissue Disease
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Allopurinol is classified as a Xanthine Oxidase Inhibitor. Allopurinol, commonly known by the brand names Aloprim and Zyloprim, may be used to prevent Connective Tissue Diseases.
Colchicine, commonly known by the brand names Colcrys and Mitigare, may be used to prevent Connective Tissue Diseases.
Penicillin V is classified as a Penicillin-class Antibacterial.
Sulfadiazine is classified as a Sulfonamide Antibacterial. Sulfadiazine is included in 4 brands sold in the US including Equisul SDT, Rebalance and Tucoprim.
Adalimumab is classified as a Tumor Necrosis Factor Blocker. Adalimumab is more commonly known as the brand Humira.
Allopurinol is classified as a Xanthine Oxidase Inhibitor. Allopurinol, more commonly known as the brands Aloprim and Zyloprim, may be used to treat Connective Tissue Diseases.
Anakinra is classified as an Interleukin-1 Receptor Antagonist. Anakinra is more commonly known as the brand Kineret.
Angelica sinensis preparation
Aspirin is classified as a Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug. Aspirin is included in 62 brands sold in the US including Aggrenox, Alka-Seltzer and Alka-Seltzer Morning Relief
Auranofin is more commonly known as the brand Ridaura.
Azathioprine is classified as a Purine Antimetabolite. Azathioprine, more commonly known as the brands Azasan and Imuran, may be used to treat Connective Tissue Diseases.
Betaine is classified as a Methylating Agent. Betaine is more commonly known as the brand Cystadane.
Cyclosporine is classified as a Calcineurin Inhibitor Immunosuppressant. Cyclosporine is included in 6 brands sold in the US including Atopica, Gengraf and Neoral
Gold is classified as a Standardized Chemical Allergen.
Hydralazine is classified as an Arteriolar Vasodilator. Hydralazine, known by the brand names Bidil and Ser-Ap-Es, should be avoided or used under the guidance of a physician for individuals with Connective Tissue Diseases.
Methoxsalen is classified as a Photoactivated Radical Generator. Methoxsalen, which is in the more commonly known brands 8-MOP, Oxsoralen and Uvadex, should be avoided or used under the guidance of a physician for individuals with Connective Tissue Diseases.
Procainamide is classified as an Antiarrhythmic.
Pyrazinamide is classified as an Antimycobacterial. Pyrazinamide is more commonly known as the brand Rifater.
Sodium Tetradecyl Sulfate
Sodium Tetradecyl Sulfate is more commonly known as the brand Sotradecol.