Nifedipine alternatives ?
Hi, can anyone help please. I have been using nifedipine 5mg 3 times a day for about a year to manage my Raynauds....
Primary Raynauds not CREST
Although she has put me on nifedipine stating she thinks I may have had Raynauds for a long time put symptoms have worsened lately....
Reasons why drugs won’t work for Raynauds?
I don’t know if anyone can answer my question, but does anyone know why medication wouldn’t work for Raynauds?...
Not a bad appointment
I attend my rheumy appointment today and it went quite well. She’s put me back on my leflunomide and 2 weekly blood monitoring....
Raynaud's, Looking for advice.
Went to see another specialist, I had been diagnosed with primary Rays about 3 years ago. The 1st specialist started to doubt his diagnosis a...
Anyone had success with Tadalafil for treating severe Raynauds?
Hello all I have Systemic Sclerosis and Secondary Raynauds. Have tried ( all separately ) Nifedipine, Losartan 75mg, then Sildenfil, GTN patc...
Raynauds Pain control
I have primary Raynauds, with several attacks daily. My rheumatologist said he isnt sure if it is or not due to lack of success with treatmen...
She has put me on Hydroxychloroquine for the fatigue, Nifedipine for the Raynaud’s and eye drops....
My Biggest Concern [ besides anxiety ] In This New Year Is If I Am Being Over Medicated ?
Xanax Oral > Hyzaar Oral > Paxil Oral > bisoprolol fumarate Oral > omeprazole Oral > Tizanidine Oral > nifedipine Oral ! * [ not counting any...
I have SSc and take nifedipine for rays with good effect but have had a lot of oedema, flushing and night sweat so consultant advised trying ...
Experience of Iloprost infusion?
I got in contact with rheumatologist via his secretary and was advised the only side effects of Iloprost are headache and low BP, and there a...
Hi I'm new, have Reynauds and am. Exhausted
I've suffered from Reynauds symptoms for as long as I can remember. I'm 40 and have finally found a gp willing to listen who has prescribed n...
Nifedipine and Gastroparosis
I started on Nephedipine 30mg. It did not work....
Update on Nifedipine
I’ve now been prescribed Coracten which is another brand of Nifedipine....
Raynaud's - open sore and general confusion!
MY BACKGROUND: I was diagnosed with Raynaud's in early 2015, after suffering with it for around 2 years previously. He thought the severe sym...
This is a call out for. Do you feel down after your 3 month rheumatology review for Lupus?
I have Lupus SLE ( diagnosed this Feb but Rheumy thinks I've had it since birth ) and the plan is for me to continue on Methotrexate and now ...
All new to me! Help!
I was referred to a specialist in September 2017 after experiencing some dodgy symptoms along with quite severe Raynaud's which I have had si...
Iloprost intravenous infusion
I am struggling with secondary Reynaud's ( undifferentiated connective tissue disease ) and my fingers/hands are swelling so badly during fla...
Getting bitten by mosquitoes! Do I need to be concerned?
So I've just come back from a lovely 10 day holiday in Barcelona and then Majorca, and it was so lovely and relaxing after my exams. Luckily ...
Amlodipine for Raynaud's?
I was diagnosed with Raynaud's ( cold hands ) about 5 years ago, and my doctor put me on Nifedipine ER which has helped significantly. I just...
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