Undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis

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What is undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis?

Undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis does not conform to any of the recognized inflammatory arthritis type. It may include monoarthritis of a single joint; oligoarthritis, which is usually when four or fewer joints are involved; or polyarthritis, which usually involves many small joints.

Common symptoms reported by people with undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis

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, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis

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

(Deltasone)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
8
Treatment name(s)

(Cannabidiol CBD oil)
Type
Other
How many have tried
6
Tried for
pain (5) anxious mood (1)
1 more
Treatment name(s)

(Ultram)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
6
Tried for
pain (6)
Treatment name(s)

(Norco)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
5
Treatment name(s)

(Plaquenil)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
5
Treatment name(s)

(Ibuprofen Prescription)
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
5
Treatment name(s)

(Naproxen Prescription)
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
5
Treatment name(s)

(Pamelor)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
5
Tried for
pain (5) depressed mood (3)
Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol)
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
4
Tried for
pain (4)
Treatment name(s)

(BuSpar)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
4
Tried for
anxious mood (4) depressed mood (1)

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

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Deltasone)
Perceived effectiveness
for undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis (4 evaluations)
Side effects
food cravings increased anxiety 7 more
Total evaluations
8
Treatment name(s)

(Cannabidiol CBD oil)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (2 evaluations)
Side effects
nausea
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
pain (5) anxious mood (1)
1 more
Treatment name(s)

(Ultram)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (2 evaluations)
Side effects
constipation nausea
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
pain (6)
Treatment name(s)

(Norco)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (6 evaluations)
Side effects
euphoria hot flashes
Total evaluations
6
Treatment name(s)

(Plaquenil)
Perceived effectiveness
for undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis (1 evaluation)
Side effects
rash or skin problems
Total evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(Ibuprofen Prescription)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(Naproxen Prescription)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (6 evaluations)
Side effects
Total evaluations
6
Treatment name(s)

(Pamelor)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (2 evaluations)
Side effects
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
pain (5) depressed mood (3)
Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (4)
Treatment name(s)

(BuSpar)
Perceived effectiveness
for anxious mood (6 evaluations)
Side effects
sleepiness
Total evaluations
6
Tried for
anxious mood (4) depressed mood (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 34
30s 111
40s 294
50s 444
60s 407
70+ 180
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 63
20-29 years 119
30-39 years 183
40-49 years 192
50-59 years 94
60-69 years 26
70+ years 2

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 197
Female 1284

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 785
Not Diagnosed 99

These charts show data from undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis patients who have completed their condition history
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