Does anyone take a Vitamin D supplement with injectable Methotrexate? I have all my Metoject pens, folic acid & all the kit....
New wheel chair
I sent a message to my sister to tell her I had got a wheelchair & sent her this picture. Can you believe it?...
Duloxetine no no....!
Well, I tried it and really didn't realise how depressed and anxious it made me until my husband mentioned it! I stuck with it for 3 weeks an...
I am taking 200mg Hydroxychloroquine daily, 20mg Methotrexate weekly, 5mg Folic Acid daily except MTX day. Does anyone have an answer as to w...
I gave myself a ‘ sharp scratch ’ with the pointy end of the Metoject Pen this morning, overseen by a gleeful husband waiting for the blood c...
Depo-Medrone 12l Intramuscular
Hi everyone. I have been having the above steroid jabs in my bum....
I am books to have a Depo-Mexrone 120mg ink. Haven't had one before....
I am booked to have a Depo-Mexrone 120mg injection but haven't had one before. Any views on it????...
I think myself lucky to have an attentive rheumi team. I can ring and leave a message for the specialist nurses / consult or email them ( han...
Steroid induced Shingles?
Hi everyone, I'm new here and am wondering if anyone else has experienced Shingles as a result of Steroids? I was diagnosed about 18 months a...
Does anyone else have 3 monthly Depo-Medrone IM? If so, how long have you had them for and what noticeable side effects do you have?...
Hello again everyone!
I've not been on here for a while but been quite busy. For those of you who remember me, I recovered from my emergency bowel surgery last Chr...
New to all this
Hi everyone, Im new here and also new to RA im 51 and i was diagnosed in April, for me it came on very suddenly almost over night but i think...
Hello My name is Sarah and I have RA, I was diagnosed 12 months ago, I was unsure what to take what with the medication being so toxic, I opt...
Auto immune/fibro confusion fed up!!!!
I haven't been diagnosed with lupus but it has been mentioned by a few consultants....
Hi all, I was just diagnosed with PMR, I'd had pain and stiffness in my shoulders, hips and wrist and felt fluey and exhausted....
Depo-Medrone can this give you bursitis
Hi everyone new to this website, Rheumatology nurse advised using it for support. Can anyone advise if they have had bursitis in their hip jo...
How long will benefit of 120mg Depo-Medrone injection last?
Hi, I'm Mark a 49yr old male recently diagnosed with PMR. For quite some months have been nagged by stiffness and pain which started in my le...
Massive fluid retention after injection of cortisone
Hi All. Has anyone else had lots of fluid retention, particularly in thighs and belly, after injection of Depo-Medrone ( cortisone)?...
How long does it take approx for 120mg. Depo-Medrone injection in bum, to take effect please? In awful pain.
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