Arthritis apps

Arthritis apps can help you determine if you have arthritis, track your symptoms and monitor or set reminders for your medication. The Health Navigator team have reviewed some arthritis apps that you might like to consider.

App Features Clinical review

Arthritis Power

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  • Symptom tracking
  • Medication and treatment tracking
  • Available from Google Play and iTunes
  • Cost: free
  • Read more about Arthritis Power
Two out of five stars

Rheumatoid Arthritis Xplained

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Excluded apps

  • Arthritis ID - no longer available on iTunes


Learn More

Grainger R, Townsley H, White B, et al. Apps for People With Rheumatoid Arthritis to Monitor Their Disease Activity: A Review of Apps for Best Practice and Quality. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2017 Feb 21;5(2):e7.  

Majeed-Ariss R, Baildam E, Campbell M, et al. Apps and Adolescents: A Systematic Review of Adolescents' Use of Mobile Phone and Tablet Apps That Support Personal Management of Their Chronic or Long-Term Physical Conditions. J Med Internet Res. 2015 Dec 23;17(12):e287.

Nishiguchi S, Ito H, Yamada M, Yoshitomi H, et al. Self-assessment tool of disease activity of rheumatoid arthritis by using a smartphone application. Telemed J E Health. 2014 Mar;20(3):235-40.