Longterm experience with oral gold in rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis 1

  • VERDICKT, G. GEVERS, K. VANSCHOUBROEK
Oral gold (aliranofin) has been used in 31 patients, 20 with active rheumatoid arthritis and 11 with active psoriatic arthritis. In rheumatoid arthritis the oral gold treatment was compared to parenteral gold treatment in a patient blind trial for two years. The psoriatic arthritis cases were incorporated in an open trial. Auranofin 6 mg once daily reduced… (More)