Biologic or not to biologic
I got diagnosed in January this year with RA. I've was prescribed MTX but unfortunately after 5 weeks of constant coughing and wheezing an x ...
Itchy skin after shower - advice?
I've had RA for the past year and am currently on etanercept, mtx and hydroxycholorquine (+ more.. Will ask at pharmacist for advice too but ...
Has anyone else been denied biologic therapy for the same reason?
I’ve been told I get so many skin infections, they’d rather I took my MTX again ( it stopped being effective a year ago )....
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Here’s the article: PARIS — Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections have been reported for the first time in patients with rhe...
Etanercept v Baricitinib?
Next step for me following unsuccessful ĎMARDS or intolerance is one of the above as my RA has been out of control since diagnosis in early 2...
Etanercept and Headaches
Has anyone had trouble with headaches for several days after taking etanercept injections ( I’m taking Benepali ). I’m a long-term migraine s...
EXPERIENCE OF RITUXIMAB AND TRIXUMA INFUSIONS TO CONTROL RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS - ALSO USE OF ABATACEPT with or without Methotrexate therapy
I have been on the biologic weekly injections ETANERCEPT ( Enbrel ) for over 12 years. However, it has stopped controlling my RA since I have...
Etanercept/Benepali or Baricitinib/Olumiant and weight gain?
Hi there After a year and a half of trialling different DMARDs for my RA with no success, Im now being asked to consider starting either Etan...
There's Light at the end of the Tunnel
After a year of feeling crap and losing 4 stones, due to taking Methotrexate and Sulfasalazine and this horrible disease, there is light at t...
does anyone know about tnf drugs ive just been told the name of my drug anyone on it and does It help its called etanercept after a really ba...
Benepali and Dry Mouth and Eyes
I didn't have any problems with etanercept but now suffer for 3/4 days post injection....
Rituximab versus Etanercept
Regular dmards have not worked for me and my Rheumatologist has asked that I decide between Rutuximab and Etanercept. Both seem quite frighte...
Has anyone had experience of a JAK inhibitor, please? Also glad to hear experiences of Etanercept / Benapali....
Has anyone been on etanercept and adalimumab if so has it caused any problems...
Hi I'm new on here and have Ankylosing Spondylitis...
Hi I'm Lauralee and I'm 26yrs old. I have been on crutches for nearly 4 years now as I cannot walk without them....
I am currently on methotrexate but have had to have it reduced due to it lowering my neutrophils and consultant wants me to go on etanercept ...
Painful flare due to delays of transfer to new Rheumy team.
My RA has been well controlled with a combination of methotrexate, etanercept and nabumetone....
A bit about me, I'm 31 years old and have been living with RA since 2007, time has flown as it doesn't seem that long! I've been on sulfasala...
5 injection on Etanercept update
On another note herewith a link re Sadie Frost recently diagnosed with RA and her update: apple.news/AdbRU_GPJRnejYyl... Here’s w...
Since the change to benepali last year I've struggled to get back in control of my RA despite going back on enbrel in March....
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