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What is Spondyloarthropathy?

Spondyloarthropathy or spondyloarthritis covers a group of closely related inflammatory diseases including arthritis of the spine (sacroiliitis or spondylitis) and peripheral joints; as well as inflammation in the area where ligaments and tendons attach to bones.

What is it like to have Spondyloarthropathy?

Common symptoms How bad it is What people are taking for it
Hydrocodone-Acetaminophen, Select Comfort Sleep Number Bed, Desvenlafaxine
Zolpidem, Individual Therapy, Quetiapine
Rest, Folic Acid, Levothyroxine
Fluoxetine, Desvenlafaxine, Trazodone
Individual Therapy, Clonazepam, Buspirone

What do patients take to treat Spondyloarthropathy and its symptoms?

Treatments reported by members Perceived effectiveness Overall rating of side effects # of Evaluations

(Arthrexin, Confortid, Indocin)


(Good Sense Naproxen Sodium, Members Mark Naproxen Sodium, Aleve Liquid Gels, Rite-Aid Naproxen Sodium)


(Motifene Dual, Fenil-V, Diclofenac Sodium PR, Voltarol)


(Ibupain, Buscofem, Tomaflex, Busco Ibuprofren)


These charts show data from Spondyloarthropathy patients’ latest treatment evaluations
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Spondyloarthropathy on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 74 patients have this condition
  • 2 new patients joined this month
  • 31 say Spondyloarthropathy is their primary condition

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 7
30s 15
40s 24
50s 22
60s 3
70+ 0


Distribution of females vs. males

82% Females
18% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 13
20-29 years 12
30-39 years 8
40-49 years 7
50-59 years 2
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 44
Not Diagnosed 4

These charts show data from Spondyloarthropathy patients who have completed their condition history
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