sodium aurothiomalate

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sodium aurothiomalate

[′sōd·ē·əm ‚ȯr·ə‚thī·ō′ma‚lāt]
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In addition, Safaga's sands contain radioactive materials with harmless proportions, with an increased amount of gold salts, which can be used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, articular inflammation, chronic and acute swelling, and leaching arthritis disease.
Bukstein Distinguished Faculty Scholar in Cancer Research, assistant professor of radiology and director of the Nanoparticle Production Core Facility; and Nripen Chanda, a research associate scientist, mixed gold salts with cinnamon and stirred the mixture in water to synthesize gold nanoparticles.
Table 1 Drugs Used in the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis Nonsteroidal Disease-Modifying Anti- Antiinflammatory Drugs Rheumatic Drugs (Biologic) Anti-TNF Glucocorticoids Etanercept Oral Infliximab Intravenous/Intramuscular Adalimumab Intraarticular Anti-Interleukin-1 Anakinra Disease-Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Anti-CTLA4 Drugs (Traditional) Abatacept Gold salts (Oral, Parenteral) Anti-CD20 Methotrexate Rituximab Hydroxychloroquine Sulfasalazine Leflunomide
Since antibiotics as we know them today were still a quarter of a century from discovery, a clinician would resort to heavy metals, arsenical products or even antisera to treat suspected infections, In a few short years, clinicians would report on their experience with gold salts to treat "mycobacterial" infections, the putative cause of rheumatoid arthritis.