How is Postenteritic Reactive Arthritis treated

Is any therapy beneficial for postenteritic reactive arthritis?

Treatment of Postenteritic Reactive Arthritis

TreatmentAcuteChronicSacroiliitis
NSAIDsYesYesYes
Corticosteroids
Intraarticular
Oral only if used in high doses
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Antibiotics
2-wk course
3-mo course

No
NA

No
No

No
No
SulfasalazineNAYesNo
MethotrexateNAYesNo
Anti-TNFα *NAYesYes

NA, Not applicable; NSAID, nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug; TNF, tumor necrosis factor.

* Anti-TNFα agents include etanercept, infliximab, adalimumab, golimumab and certolizumab pegol not FDA-approved.

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