Advice re azathioprine and alcohol please
Hi Looking for experiences and research/advice on alcohol and azathioprine please. Partner just completed 6 cycles of cyclophosphamide having...
Platelet count raised from 15k to 63k in a week
Since my discharged from hospital last two weeks, my platelet count was 32k after IVIG ( from 5k ), within 5 days dropped to 15k....
Worried About my Test Results
Just received test results from Blue Horizon: hs-CRP - 5.54 mg/L Ferritin - 392 ug/L ( 130-150 ) - high? Total T4 - 132 nmol/L ( 66-181 ) Fre...
Tocilizumab and azathioprine?
Hi all, After seeing my rheumatologist today he has decided to ditch Abatercept and go with these two. Toc through infusion.....
I recently had XRays taken as I have osteoarthritis and one of the comments made in the report was that I had marked vascular calcification i...
Can I just be 25?
Hello all, I’m new to the community! Ive been diagnosed with MTCD+polymyositis+dermatomyositis since I was 20 years old and many flare ups an...
Mycophenolate side effects
After 28 years of taking azathioprine, my doc took me off it recently and made me start Mycophenolate 500mg x 2 daily. From the first day I s...
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Ive recently been diagnosed with lupus and so glad i found this site yesterday....
I just started Mycophenolate 500mg twice a day. The side effects I’m having are feeling very cold, some depression and anxiety and constipati...
Ciclosporne, work, stress and tired 😭
I’m sick of lupus i need to put my life on hold just because of this horrid disease and no one understands!...
Alcohol intolerance. Is alcohol dehydrogenase causing our continued issues even after b12 injections?
sciencedirect.com/science/a... So ok, maybe h pylori is why some people with a b12 deficiency have issues...
Azathioprine opinions experiences and risks
Hi I have been on MEZAVANT and humira weekly injections which have not been completely working. with regard to the side affects surely the bl...
The Longevity Series Has Begun
This segment is the first of nine and deals with mitochondria. You inherit only your mother's mitochondria which are your energy cells....
Hi I've got raynards disease have to go on azathioprine and have flu jab but I'm terrified of the side effects of the medication also is ther...
Anyone tried Boombod from Holland & Barrett for weightloss!
Im seeing great reviews everywhere for this product. The main ingredient is Glucomannan which is a natural weight loss aid....
Maybe it really is anxiety?
My rhumatologist suggested to me today that I should see a shrink. Not the answer I was wanting....
Just started Azathioprine and struggling!
I started on a low dose 25mg a week and a half ago and upped to 50mg last Thursday for 3 weeks then a further increase until I hit 2mg per 2k...
What does egpa feel like and how so I know if it's a Flair?
Now my new rhumatologist says I actually do have ANCA negative egpa and it probably caused the brain damage I suffered two years ago....
Move from Methotrexate and Azathioprine onto Cyclophosphamide for Churg Strauss (E.G.P.A)
Well I came back from my rheumatologist appointment and after almost a year on Methotrexate and last 8 weeks with Azathioprine added in on to...
Plaquenil allergy - anyone had a similar experience?
Have reacted badly to Plaquenil X 3 this year. Diagnosed with MCTD in 2002 and took prednisolone and azathioprine for a few years before ceas...
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