Plaquenil v Hydroxychloroquine
CalebJacob in LUPUS UK 5 months agoPOPULAR
Hi I am about to start on Hydroxychloroquine but I know there has been some controversy about the generic brand versus Plaquenil, the latter ...
Sulfasalazine stomach problems
Tara26186 in NRAS 4 months agoPOPULAR
Hi All So 8 weeks ago started Hydroxychloroquine and sulfasalazine and haven't had that bad of a time with them apart from the sulfasalazine ...
danh1977 in NRAS 5 months agoPOPULAR
Hi, I'm Dan, I've been suffering from RA for a decade now. It's located in my hands and wrists, praying it doesn't spread....
enthusiatjc in NRAS 4 days agoPOPULAR
Does anyone else bruise very easily? I find that I have huge bruises, sometimes for unknown reasons and sometimes from small things like my d...
Starting methotrexate question
girli1969 in NRAS a month agoPOPULAR
Me again.... apologies for so many questions!...
Hydroxychloroquine Dosage Survey
Paul_Howard in LUPUS UK 2 months agoPOPULAR
[ b]***This survey is now closed. Thank you to everyone who took the time to complete it for us***[/...
After visit to rheumatologist, I'm left feeling hopeless.
Barb66 in NRAS 5 months ago
I saw the rheumatologist, he's prescribing me hydroxychloroquine, while telling me that the DMARDS dont treat fatigue and that I have no infl...
Starting medication 😬
Kibeth in NRAS 3 months agoPOPULAR
Starting my first day on Hydroxychloroquine tomorrow. Got mixed feelings a bit nervous but got to try and think positive....
Stopping the meds
Donnayb in NRAS 3 months agoPOPULAR
After ' failing ' methotrxate my rheumatologist tefetred me to the biologics clinic. I went for the appointment this week....
Having a stay in my PJs and resting in bed day - but doing well on the whole. Mepacrine seems to suit me.
Wendy39 in LUPUS UK 16 days agoPOPULAR
Woke with a headache and fuzziness in my head this morning. I am also tired....
Chickenkeeper2015 in NRAS 4 months agoPOPULAR
One of the symptoms OH is finding most difficult to deal with is sudden onset chills. Pretty much every evening, and this week sometimes rand...
fifi6 in LUPUS UK a month agoPOPULAR
I was diagnosed with Lupus 15 years ago from complaining of chronic fatigue! My blood tests apparently indicated lupus at the time because of...
Hydroxychloroquine causing retinal damage
scruffyrabbit in NRAS 6 months agoPOPULAR
My husband has RA and at his Rheumatologist's insistence agreed to take Hydroxychloroquine as he cannot take the usual type DMARD drugs due t...
LuckyJC in LUPUS UK 10 months agoPOPULAR
Anyone know if you're eligible for the flu jab if you're on hydroxychloroquine? I.e. does it count as an immunosuppressant?...
Can someone help with tips for the tiredness and fatigue please?
Hi All Recently been diagnosed with RA with very high positive CCP test. Am 31 so has took me by surprise a bit....
Seronegative RA in remission
Staycalmandcarryon in NRAS a month agoPOPULAR
It's coming up to a year since I was diagnosed with seronegative RA. The good news is that I'm in remission....
Mariafrancis54 in NRAS 5 months agoPOPULAR
I have now been diagnosed with RA and so the pills begin. My first prescription is 200mg of hydroxychloroquine daily, methotrexate 10mg on Mo...
Polymyalgia rheumatica: observations of disease evolution without corticosteroid treatment
Admiral06 in PMRGCAuk 3 months agoPOPULAR
This recently published study contends that the widespread use of corticosteroids early on in the course of PMR has prevented researchers fro...
Problem with first Methotrexate dose!
Angieb1983 in NRAS 2 months ago
Morning everyone, Please can I ask you all if you suffered from nausea and terrible heartburn after taking Methotrexate? My first dose 15mg t...
fifi6 in LUPUS UK 10 months agoPOPULAR
Hi I have had Lupus for many years and always been tired, but recently the tiredness is a constant awful fatigue which is debilitating. I am ...
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