Spondyloarthropathy

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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.

Common symptoms reported by people with Spondyloarthropathy

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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 Spondyloarthropathy

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
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Treatment name(s)

(Apo-Methotrexate, Intrathecal Methotrexate, Metex) 6 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
4
Tried for
Spondyloarthropathy (4)
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Treatment name(s)

(Apo-Meloxicam, Melox, Mobic) 6 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
3
Tried for
Pain (2) Spondyloarthropathy (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(Adco-alzam, Alprax, Alprazol) 15 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Anxious mood (2) Pain (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(Aplenzin, Budeprion SR, Budeprion XL) 12 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Depressed mood (2)
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Treatment name(s)

(Celebrex, Celecox)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Pain (1) Spondyloarthropathy (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(CPD Diclofenac 5% in Diffusimax gel, Cambia, Cataflam) 21 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Spondyloarthropathy (2) Pain (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(Anexsia, Lorcet 10/650, Lorcet Plus) 13 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Pain (2)
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Treatment name(s)

(Advil, Advil Extra Strength, Advil Liqui-Gel) 42 more
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Spondyloarthropathy (2) Pain (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(BuSpar, BuSpar Dividose, Normaton) 1 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Anxious mood (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(APO Clonazepam, Clonex, Clonotril) 7 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Anxious mood (1)

Data from patients with Spondyloarthropathy, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with Spondyloarthropathy

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
Tried for
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Treatment name(s)

(Apo-Methotrexate, Intrathecal Methotrexate, Metex) 6 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Spondyloarthropathy (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Malaise Nausea
How many evaluations
1
Tried for
Spondyloarthropathy (4)
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Treatment name(s)

(Apo-Meloxicam, Melox, Mobic) 6 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Headaches
How many evaluations
1
Tried for
Pain (2) Spondyloarthropathy (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(Adco-alzam, Alprax, Alprazol) 15 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Anxious mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Drowsiness Fatigue 1 more
How many evaluations
4
Tried for
Anxious mood (2) Pain (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(Aplenzin, Budeprion SR, Budeprion XL) 12 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Depressed mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
How many evaluations
1
Tried for
Depressed mood (2)
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Treatment name(s)

(Celebrex, Celecox)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
Tried for
Pain (1) Spondyloarthropathy (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(CPD Diclofenac 5% in Diffusimax gel, Cambia, Cataflam) 21 more
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
Tried for
Spondyloarthropathy (2) Pain (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(Anexsia, Lorcet 10/650, Lorcet Plus) 13 more
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
Tried for
Pain (2)
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Treatment name(s)

(Advil, Advil Extra Strength, Advil Liqui-Gel) 42 more
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
Tried for
Spondyloarthropathy (2) Pain (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(BuSpar, BuSpar Dividose, Normaton) 1 more
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
Tried for
Anxious mood (1)
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Treatment name(s)

(APO Clonazepam, Clonex, Clonotril) 7 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Anxious mood (2 evaluations)
Side effects
How many evaluations
2
Tried for
Anxious mood (1)

Data from patients with Spondyloarthropathy, 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 Spondyloarthropathy on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 9
30s 21
40s 30
50s 25
60s 7
70+ 0

Gender

Distribution of females vs. males

83% Females
17% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 16
20-29 years 17
30-39 years 11
40-49 years 8
50-59 years 4
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 59
Not Diagnosed 7

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