Reactive Arthritis | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What is the best treatment for me?
  • How long will my treatment last?
  • Could my symptoms come back?
  • What do I do if my symptoms come back?
  • Could I also have a sexually transmitted infection?
  • Could I give reactive arthritis to my sexual partner?
  • Is there anything I can do at home to relieve my symptoms?
  • What exercises can I do?


Reactive Arthritis (Reiter's Syndrome) by WF Barth, M.D. and K Segal, M.D. (American Family Physician August 01, 1999,

Written by editorial staff

Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 08/99