ITP and hair loss (alopecia)
I'm 60 years old, have been suffering from ITP for several years and was put on Eltrombopag ( revolade, promacta ) about 4 months ago. The dr...
MCTD and The Liver
Hi My husband has had MCTD for over 20 years, it has become progressively worse. 6 months ago he suffered acute liver failure, caused by an i...
Advice needed on Rituximab referral. Taking forever!
Hello everyone, This is my first post on here so feeling a little apprehensive, but feeling a little frustrated right now and wondered if any...
Parkinson’s Disease copy/paste fromThe Clinician's Handbook of Natural Medicine
● PD patients consume fewer raw vegetables, more carbohydrates, less alcohol and coffee, more meat and equivalent protein and fat compared wi...
? wrong diagnosis
Hi All So I was diagnosed ( by a very experienced, but not friendly consultant ) in June 2015 with PMR/GCA, having been ill for several years...
azathioprine or mycophenolate?
Morning! My consultant said he might put me on azathioprine....
My doctor changed his mind and decided to put me on Azathioprine instead of Humira-at least for the time being-while continuing with Uceris (...
A Gift of Hope
I recently attended the 2018 meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease ( AASLD ). It is the key liver research assoc...
Polymyositis and azathioprine
Hi I was diagnosed with Jo-1 Syndrome and Polymyositis in June 2018. I have been tapering Prednisone and I am down to 10mg a day....
I’m sick of being ill and tired 😓
I know this is nothing new for everyone on here but I’m so sick of being tired. I try and rest as much as possible but I feel my life is on h...
I just feel sooo ill & im getting worse!
I'm lupus anticoagulant positive I also have; Sjogrens, Lupus, Fibromyalgia, 4 prolapsed discs & a heart condition called Long QT ( adult cot...
Experience of Azathioprine?
Hi guys, It's been a while since I've posted on here. My rheumy team want me to try Azathioprine for my RA....
Is choosing between the side affects of medication or the disease the way it is?
I always felt under parr for a day following my Mtx shot but it seemed a reasonable price to pay for wellness for the rest of the week....
Feeling quite low
I’ve never really spoken to anybody apart from my family about my health issues and I’m finding myself feeling quite low so I thought I’d giv...
Partner with Crohn's due for Right hemicolectomy, any advice for recovery etc?
Hi everyone, I am not an IBD sufferer myself but my fiancé has been diagnosed with Crohn's disease 10 years ago....
Starting Rituximab infusions for EGPA/Churg-Strauss
Help! I'm starting Rituxan infusions next Monday and I'm apprehensive....
Feeling quite drained
Due to my autoimmune issues my liver specialist said absolutely no....
Frustrated over different opinions re EGPA diagnosis
) I am ANCA negative which seems to make the god like consultants think that the EGPA diagnosis from London be wrong....
Hello I was wondering if anyone takes Hydroxychoroquine as well Azathioprine and how does it work together I am starting the Azathioprine on ...
Feeling awful 😣
Hi, sorry for this as it feels like a tirade of moans. Been having a really awful time since last Monday....
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