Any advice for changing medication
I'm having a few months on hydroxychloroquine and nothing else to see where I'm at. I'm at a stage where I'm used to my legs hurting when I w...
Preparing for endocrinology assessment - adrenaline rushes
I have had only a couple of one-off thyroid ( FSH, T3 and T4 ) and a single cortisol level, which are all reported as " within normal range "...
Hydroxychloroquine Reaction possibly??☹️
Hi everyone, im feeling a bit low lately , my joints ( hips and hands ) are more inflammed, lymph nodes sore again , head is foggy and increa...
Does anyone read the leaflets in with your medication
They make horrendous reading enough to scare your pants off,I've just been prescribed Hydroxychloroquine, I'm on mycophenolate,steroids,allop...
Help for my hairloss
Hi I have been taking levothyroxine 75micrograms since 2005, I also take loratadene Omeprazole, Ranitidene and Hydroxychloroquine ....
Polymyalgia rheumatica: observations of disease evolution without corticosteroid treatment
This recently published study contends that the widespread use of corticosteroids early on in the course of PMR has prevented researchers fro...
Hello, 2 years ago, I was diagnosed with Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease and Interstital Lung Disease. Up till that point, I was a...
Hashimotos and Hydroxychloroquine experiences?
Hi there Has anybody with Hashimotos tried or is on Hydroxychloroquine and been ok on this treatment? My Rheumy has mentioned for me to trial...
I appreciate there are endless numbers of posts about ( lack of ) sleep here, but I wonder if I could ask for some thoughts from the superexp...
Steroid Hip Injections - Medical Update
My arthritis medication remains the same, Hydroxychloroquine 400 mg daily. However the pain in my hips has increased and I've had to take str...
Hydroxychloroquine and bowels
Hi all, this medication has an amazing effect on my bowels, I go regularly and if I reduce it I get terrible constipation. This was one of th...
Can someone help with tips for the tiredness and fatigue please?
Hi All Recently been diagnosed with RA with very high positive CCP test. I asked my RA consultant and basically in so many words can't do any...
Morning, what a weekend... I had to stop taking mycophenolate mofetil last week, due to side effects ( acutely sore joints and feeling yuch a...
I'm 28 and was diagnosed in 2011, so have lived with lupus for the best part of my adult life. This year my lupus seems to have decided that ...
What to do?
Sorry for the long post. Been away from the site for a while as It’s been a depressing 5 months....
I know it is very common with lupus sle to suffer with constant fatigue but i was hoping once i was on steroids and immunesopressant plus hyd...
HELP - Took too much hydroxychloroquine
I just grabbed for my morning thyroxine but managed to take 2 hydroxychloroquine tablets by mistake ( 400mg in total ). I took my last dose (...
Hello from a new member
Hi, my name is Ursula ( Ursh ), I was diagnosed with RA in 2015....
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Diagnosed Yesterday With SLE
My symptom list is exhaustive, & most of it tied in with Vasculitis, but what confuses me the most is I was tested for lupus to begin with. S...
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