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JAK Inhibitor Improves Patient-Reported Outcomes in RA

Discussion in 'Other health news and research' started by Jaybee00, Dec 18, 2019.

  1. Jaybee00

    Jaybee00 Senior Member (Voting Rights)

  2. Ryan31337

    Ryan31337 Senior Member (Voting Rights)

    N=1 anecdote here but my partners mum, who has quite severe treatment-refractory RA + immunodeficiency, is doing really well on JAK inhibitors after many failed previous attempts.

    I'm a bit jealous she can just pop a pill for her biologics when I still have to stab myself in the leg! :laugh:
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  3. Solstice

    Solstice Senior Member (Voting Rights)

    I think this is one of the two jak-inhibitors that's supposed to be tested for M.E., filgotinib the other.
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  4. Midnattsol

    Midnattsol Moderator Staff Member

    JAKs are involved in lots of things though. I'd hope we could find a more specific treatment than that.. A girl can dream.
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