Hi lovely people Does anyone else have problems with their weight? I’m on 25mg Methotrexate, folic acid, hydroxychloroquine and ibuprofen twi...
Morning. I have been on Hydroxychloroquine 200 twice a day for a year....
Hi, does anyone take 600 mg daily of Hydroxychloroquine? I have been on 400mg for nine years but my Rheumatologist has upped my dose to the 6...
GP prescribing issues??
It’s hard enough having RA, working full time and having two children without spending time chasing up medications....
Despairing after a new Rheumatology Visit
Without examining me he said he thinks I have had crap diagnoses and bad advice even from London ( St Thomas ) and that he does not believe I...
No posters on hospital walls??
I can now see why it took me 6 years after diagnosis to stumble across Lupus UK!...
I take Hydroxychloroquine 200 one a day in the morning, I have been suffering from on going nausea and my GP thinks Hydroxychloroquine is the...
Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease
Hello everyone, just an update. My Rheumatologist tells me that I have Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease....
Hydroxychloroquine and Omeprazole
Hi everyone, in my search to find something that will alleviate my gastric discomfort, I found an article that says Omeprazole shouldn't be u...
Diagnosis update for you all nearly a year on
So I’ve not got lupus, I’ve got sjogrens, I know a lot can overlap with the light sensitivity, fatigue etc etc....
why would rheumatologist take me off hydroxychloroquine
hi everyone I'm hoping someone can answer my question please. I had an appointment at rheumatologist on Tuesday and it was a different person...
GP visit - shocked at response
Local Rheumatology suggested at first possible Scleroderma based on my symptoms and GAVE diagnosis but in 2017 I developed new symptoms sugge...
I've left a message with the rheumy nurse but was wondering if anyone here has had this problem....
Eye checks and hydroxychloroquine(Plaquenil)
I have been taking hydroxychloroquine ( Plaquenil ) for 8 years. My understanding is that this drug can cause retinopathy....
Going on to MTX soon feeling petrified
I’m new here☺️ I’ve had RA for some years now and was finally put on to Hydroxychloroquine 2 years ago. My condition has escalated very quick...
Clearly my nurse thinks my DAS score is sufficient enough to ask my rheumy about biologics but I've no idea what to expect now!...
What are the side effects of Methrotexate?
What are the side effects of MTX? Going to start it next week....
Newly Diagnosed RA
I was officially diagnosed with RA and have been given options on which meds to take....
On my way home I popped in to the GP to hand in the instructions from the hospital and the receptionist, who is very experienced, was surpris...
The most troubling issue I have at the moment is extremely dry eyes and mouth and overwhelming fatigue. I’m in the Uk and really struggling t...
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