No treatment cures systemic lupus erythematosus, but many therapies can suppress symptoms and relieve discomfort. There are also different treatments for the complications associated with lupus. Treatment of SLE varies depending on the extent and severity of the disease.
Only three drugs are currently FDA-approved for the treatment of lupus:
However, none of these drugs are the current standard of care. In everyday practice, numerous other drugs are...Read more
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