How can Vasculitis be treated?
Treatment options for vasculitis depend upon the type and severity of Vasculitis.
Drugs like prednisone or methylprednisolone.
Cytotoxic drugs suppress the inflammation of blood vessels are used in severe cases of vasculitis, which does not respond to corticosteroid treatment. Azathioprine and cyclophosphamide are the mostly commonly used cytotoxic drugs.
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS):
NSAIDS do not offer complete relief are not recommended for long-term usage. Aspirin and ibuprofen are NSAIDS which are used to treat mild symptoms of vasculitis.