Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis

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What is Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis?

Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis is a subtype of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) that is defined by the presence of more than four affected joints in the early stage of the disease. It is a progressive condition that is usually develops slowly.

Common symptoms reported by people with Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis

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Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, insomnia, fatigue, and pain) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis

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Treatment name(s)
Type
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Treatment name(s)

(Methotrexate Sodium, Preservative Free)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
9
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(Voltaren Gel)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
4
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(Advil)
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
4
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(Naproxen 500)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
4
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(Mobic)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
3
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Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol)
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
2
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Treatment name(s)

(Enbrel SureClick)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
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Treatment name(s)

(Excedrin Tension Headache)
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Pain (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(Humira Pen)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
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Treatment name(s)

(Xanax)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Anxious mood (1)

Data from patients with Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis

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Treatment name(s)

(Methotrexate Sodium, Preservative Free)
Perceived effectiveness
for Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis (6 evaluations)
Side effects
Abdominal cramps Immune system weak 5 more
How many evaluations
6
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Treatment name(s)

(Voltaren Gel)
Perceived effectiveness
for Pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Nausea if taken on empty stomach
How many evaluations
2
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Treatment name(s)

(Advil)
Perceived effectiveness
for Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis (2 evaluations)
Side effects
How many evaluations
2
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Treatment name(s)

(Naproxen 500)
Perceived effectiveness
for Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis (2 evaluations)
Side effects
Drowsiness
How many evaluations
2
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Treatment name(s)

(Mobic)
Perceived effectiveness
for Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Nausea
How many evaluations
1
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Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
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Treatment name(s)

(Enbrel SureClick)
Perceived effectiveness
for Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis (3 evaluations)
Side effects
How many evaluations
3
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Treatment name(s)

(Excedrin Tension Headache)
Perceived effectiveness
for Pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Heartburn
How many evaluations
1
Tried for
Pain (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(Humira Pen)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
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Treatment name(s)

(Xanax)
Perceived effectiveness
for Anxious mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
How many evaluations
1
Tried for
Anxious mood (1)

Data from patients with Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Polyarticular onset juvenile arthritis on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 20
20s 26
30s 19
40s 5
50s 3
60s 0
70+ 2

Sex

Distribution of sex

82% Female
18% Male
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 48
20-29 years 4
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 57
Not Diagnosed 2

These charts show data from Polyarticular onset JA patients who have completed their condition history
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