Another useless day
Hello everyone Just to warn you - the following content may contain a lot of moaning!!! Woke up hands swollen painful, arm hurting blah blah ...
Back to the drawing board 😩
Rheumy put me back on Cimzia but I came out in hives all over my body after the 1st loading dose....
Cold sores and Orencia
Hi, can I ask if anyone has suffered with cold sores when taking Orencia ( Abatacept)? I got 5 after taking my 2nd weekly injection, 2 up my ...
Re-starting Cimzia today
Hi I'm back 😊 I'm re-starting Cimzia today. Came off Orencia as it made me feel totally exhausted for 4 days after taking the weekly injecti...
Good morning another bad night still in agony when will it end !! The Rhuematology specialist I'm under has no idea of how much pain I'm in ....
Room temperature Cimzia
I'm suppose to take my cimzia injections tomorrow. My husband and I have travelled to Scotland today and my syringes did not stay cool enough...
I have had Rheumatoid Arthritis for over 40 years and on Methotrexate and about to go on Remicade ( infliximab ) after being on Cimzia for 6 ...
How long for Cimizia to kick in?
Morning peeps 😎 I have finished my 3 loading doses of Cimzia and was wondering how long should I expect to wait to feel the benefit of this?...
Hi Everyone on this damp rain filled day, well it is here,hope the rest of the country is having better weather. My first lot of Cimzia is be...
After having a very bad time on Cimzia I'm very scared to take Benapali....
MTX and Cimzia
It did scare me and I stopped taking mtx for 4 weeks and started feeling so much better, less fatigue and no pain. I've called RA nurse but c...
New Drug worries. Any advice please 😀😀😀
I am due to be starting Certoliizumab ( Cimzia ) soon as infliximab is no longer effective for me. I am dreading starting something new after...
I had my first loaded dose of Cimzia on Monday and I can not believe the difference it has made already. My wrists are pain free for the firs...
Traveling to France with Cimzia injection
Hi everyone, I have recently started treatment with Cimzia injections every two weeks. I'm planning to fly to France ( budget airline ) has a...
Long battle with RA
Hello RA Warriors! New to this site- 49 yr old female w/ JRA diagnosis at age 3....
Will have to wait until September before I'm due a follow up DAS score to see where I am with it....
Some good news.
Finally funding has been agreed for me to start Cimzia. Should be finalised in another week....
Has anyone had a similar experience on Cimzia if so what was the outcome?...
Just started cimzia
I was referred to a specialist who quickly put me on methotrexate and hydrox....
I've been on cimzia for 8 months, it's working very well on my RA, just a few painful joints and no morning stiffness or flares which is grea...
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