Hey I was taking methotrexate until they increased my dosage & I started experiencing shortness of breath. I have only been on prednisone 5mg...
Hi I am new to RA started last November. I have been struggling with methotrexate due to making me feel very low and feeling very sick on it....
Can't believe it
Gotta stay on my steroids tho too, but he knows my particular type of RA best ....
I've been on methotrexate for 5 weeks now... losing too much hair....
Hello all! I met my rheumatologist yesterday and really like him....
Will any medication ever help ?
I have been on Methotrexate, Enbrel, Cimzia, Leflunomide and Actemra....
What next? RA
So far I have had bad reactions to methotrexate and sulphasalazine. The consultant has said the next options are leflunomide or a biologic....
Diarrhea and leflunomide
I have been taking leflunomide for about 3 months with no side effects, until now. I have ibs and for about 1 and half weeks I cannot get off...
Sero positive consultant tells me it's most aggressive and I will flare soon ☹️☹️☹️
I have been really lucky for a few months now, I had to be taken off MTX as liver was affected so bad I am not allowed to take it again. Cons...
Methotrexate not working
Put on methotrexate and hydoxychloroquine which I was taken off. Over the past two weeks I’ve been assessed for biologics and found out today...
I am now on my third medication, Leflunomide, and so far so good....
Hi, I've just started on 20mg leflunomide feeling very sickly and lightheaded but really want to find something that works for me and would b...
No ending on site
Following me visit with my rhuemy last week, I was prescribed leflunomide, on top of the Mtx, enbrel and all else I take. He had now called t...
Change from mtx to leflunomide......
Any and all advice, wisdom, or comments are accepted. Because of the shortness of breath which occurred after only 6 weeks on the mtx the Dr ...
RA and Fibro
Hi guys saw the rheumy yesterday and he says he wont prescribe anything else until I have a scan done - stick with methotrexate and steroids ...
Fatty liver with Leflunomide
Has anyone else found they have fatty liver, Gp says it's all the weight I have put on since taking steroids, have been on them 18 mths and s...
Shortness of breath?
My RA is still active since I just was diagnosed over the summer and have only been on Leflunomide about 6 weeks....
Hi everyone, I hope you’re all doing as well as can be. I picked up my Leflunomide today and I’m thinking of starting it tomorrow- albeit, wi...
Getting oneself in a state!!
Hi everyone I know I’ve asked advice regarding leflunomide before and it would appear I’m probably getting myself in a bit of a state about s...
Some Words of Encouragement. Severe RA and No Meds. right now. The Benefits of a Healthier Microbiome
My RA was under control for the first time in over a decade, but my quality of life was very poor. I still have Chronic Fatigue and Fibromial...
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