Plaquenil v Hydroxychloroquine
CalebJacob in LUPUS UK 3 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 2 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 3 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....
After visit to rheumatologist, I'm left feeling hopeless.
Barb66 in NRAS 3 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 2 months agoPOPULAR
Starting my first day on Hydroxychloroquine tomorrow. Got mixed feelings a bit nervous but got to try and think positive....
LuckyJC in LUPUS UK 9 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?...
Stopping the meds
Donnayb in NRAS a month agoPOPULAR
After ' failing ' methotrxate my rheumatologist tefetred me to the biologics clinic. I went for the appointment this week....
Chickenkeeper2015 in NRAS 2 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...
Hydroxychloroquine causing retinal damage
scruffyrabbit in NRAS 4 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...
Can someone help with tips for the tiredness and fatigue please?
Tara26186 in NRAS 3 months agoPOPULAR
Hi All Recently been diagnosed with RA with very high positive CCP test. Am 31 so has took me by surprise a bit....
fifi6 in LUPUS UK 8 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 ...
Mariafrancis54 in NRAS 3 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 a month agoPOPULAR
This recently published study contends that the widespread use of corticosteroids early on in the course of PMR has prevented researchers fro...
Oops I did it...but for the first time
JacquiThomas999 in NRAS 7 months agoPOPULAR
Well Saturday is my MTX night. I checked my drugs last week and thought I had enough, but.......
IAmAnElf in LUPUS UK 7 days agoPOPULAR
I've been taking hydroxychloroquine, 400mg a day, for nearly a year. I was wondering if it's normal to stay on this dose for this long....
Problem with first Methotrexate dose!
Angieb1983 in NRAS 14 days 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...
Severe Reaction to Hydroxychloroquine
Isanogirl in NRAS 7 months agoPOPULAR
I was diagnosed with RA in August this year. It came on so quickly and aggressively out of the blue, to the point that within 2 weeks from ha...
Crohns and lupus
Neiluk75 in LUPUS UK 5 months ago
Hi all. Saw the gastroenterologist yesterday and he has ordered an mri and some cameras top and bottom as he thinks I may have developed croh...
First visit with APS specialist-clopidogrel, hydroxychloroquine question
Tofino5 in Sticky Blood-Hughes Syndrome Support 6 months agoPOPULAR
Hi All, I saw an APS specialist for the first time on Dec 28. I’ve been treated by hematologists thus far, and when this doctor opened her of...
Hellie1995 in NRAS 3 months ago
Hi, I'm new to this forum, I have been reading other people's posts and find it very useful. I have been diagnosed with ra 3 years ago 17.5 m...
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