This is a disease awareness website produced by UCB and is intended for a UK and Ireland audience.

Welcome to UCBCares for Inflammatory Arthritis

If you or a close friend or family member has been diagnosed with Axial Spondyloarthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Psoriatic Arthritis or Rheumatoid Arthritis, our UCBCares site hopes to offer you a brief overview of what the condition is, treatment options available and living with the condition. We have also included helpful links to patient organisations in the UK and Ireland set up to offer you dedicated support and guidance for your condition.

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Axial Spondyloarthritis & Ankylosing Spondylitis

Axial Spondyloarthritis & Ankylosing Spondylitis

axSpA and AS are forms of chronic inflammatory arthritis causing back pain

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Psoriatic Arthritis

Psoriatic Arthritis

PsA causes painful and swollen joints, and often affects people who also have psoriasis

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Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is a painful condition caused by inflammation of the joints

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Diagnosing Inflammatory Arthritis

Diagnosing and Treating Inflammatory Arthritis

Your doctor will use several scans and tests to diagnose inflammatory arthritis

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Living With Inflammatory Arthritis

Living With Inflammatory Arthritis

Living with inflammatory arthritis can be tough, but support is available

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Patient organisations

Tips and Resources

Get answers to frequently asked questions and access information from patient groups

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The information provided on this website is not a substitute for professional medical care. If you have any concerns about your health or medicine, you should consult your healthcare specialist or general practitioner.

If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in the patient information leaflet. You can also report side effects directly in the UK via the Yellow Card Scheme website: or via the the MHRA Yellow Card App in the Google Play or Apple App Store. In Ireland please report via the HPRA at

You can also report adverse events to UCB at or

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IE-DA-2300072. September 2023