Ellieellie2 hours ago
Have had a terrible time recently with one thing for another. Had infusion which caused blood pressure problem. Went back for 2nd part but...
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Drugs don’t work
Darkrose585 hours ago
I’ve had RA for 12years, so far I’ve tried 4 biologics, 3 did nothing and 1 made me sick. I’ve had 3 other drugs, one gave me liver problems...
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taximark12 hours ago
hi, I have had psoriatic arthritis for over 10 years, I have had injections of Enbrel for 6 years and now changed to the cheaper version ben...
YanniBaci14 hours ago
Hi everyone, I’m Deb from Australia. I’m here because we really don’t have any frequented forums in OZ, and I find FB pages a bit random and...
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Re Changing hospital
Jewels9414 hours ago
I wrote a few months ago about changing hospital from London to Colchester. I decided on the end to go for it and at my last appointment in ...
Hydro chloroquine 200 mg
Quee20 hours ago
I was diagnosed with RA which is pretty bad almost year ago. I in pain all over an I even have pain that wake me up especially at night. My ...
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Gluten free baking powder
Paulajoloa day ago
Hi everyone thought I would share this. I have been using it for 4 days and my pain and inflammation is greatly reduced. Half teaspoon in 6o...
MRI and back pain
rosierosena day ago
Hi. I recently had an MRI to see if there's something wrong with my lower back. I'm not really expecting it to show anything but the rheumat...
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55MCa day ago
I had just replied to Whitedog yesterday and my mail came. One letter for the Rheumy nurse in 3 mths and another from the consultant. I came...
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Lincolnimp2457a day ago
I am taking 25mg methotrexate weekly, co-codamol 30mg/500mg x 2 x
4 times a day, pregabalin 75mg 2 daily and cuprofen 400mg 4 times daily, ...
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Meds during hospitalisation
Marhar522 days ago
I was rushed into hospital after unconscious collapse with severe diverticulitis and rectal bleeding. I was due to have my abacept infusion ...
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Just joined - I’m new
BuffMummy2 days agoPOPULAR
Hi ya, I was diagnosed with RA in May 2017 but on reflection I think I had RA earlier than that due to the aches and pains I been having. I ...
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methotrexate, along with other drugs.. is it safe?
Kapil-A2 days ago
Hi, I have been on Sulfasalazine 3gm/day and HUMIRA ( TNF blocker) every 2 weeks now for over 3 months.. my ESR got controlled but CRP has ...
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NancyMosca2 days ago
I am having a site injection reaction from my last dose of Cimzia. Any suggestions on how to relieve the pain and redness?
BlightyFiveStar2 days ago
I am interested to hear people’s experiences of acupuncture, whether it has helped with RA and if so in what way e.g. mainly ...
Test to find out if my daughter may be pre disposed to RA?
bernese12252 days ago
Hi can anyone tell me if there’s a test to find out if my daughter may be pre-disposed to RA please? We live in the U.K. I have RA and she s...
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Deejojo2 days ago
Anybody anything about ankles??? My
Left 1 is paining me horrendouslyonly when I walk though I did get told last year that I have calcificati...
RH hand extensor muscles
Chris_O2 days ago
Hi everyone, I posted 2 months ago about my rh hand extensor muscles stopped working and am writing to update. The hand is nearly back to no...
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Looking for a mini fridge
vonniesims2 days ago
Hello, I am starting on s/c Benepali and wonderedif anyone could recommend a good minifridge ?
Tinkerbell52 days ago
I’ve had my pip appeal postponed due to them not having a doctor another long wait I guess has anyone else had this
twintwo762 days ago
I’m a little confused at the moment and hoping someone can help.
I have had elbow pain for some time and it locks and gets stuck i also can’...
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Jasonteddancer2 days ago
Hi I’ve suffered for 2 years now but since Christmas it has got aggressively worse I’m now on methotrexate 17.5mg per week and sulfasalzine ...
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Not waving drowning
mjfoster2 days ago
HI I was diagnosed with RD July 2016 and I am slowly realising that this has changed my life and how I see myself beyond recognition and I a...
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juneann3 days ago
Hi everyone, I am so distracted by fear all day everyday until I get to the hospital qnd get some answers.
Aged 55 and suffered incredibly...
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Ccrowlu3 days ago
I forgot to update that I stopped taking the new medication that worked wonders for me because of the side effects. To me being pain free wa...
whitedog3 days agoPOPULAR
I've had enough of this Methotrexate poison. Stopped taking the tabs and started with the metoject pen instead but now the thought of doing ...
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leflunomide side effects
Habbeshaw3 days ago
I am still having trouble with the side effects of taking leflunomide for 12 days. t was a month in the 12th of March since I took any. My...
Anyone tried CBD Oil?
Loura3 days ago
Just wondered if any of you lovely people out there have tried CBD Oil. If so how have you got on with it. Thinkng of giving giving it a w...
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Eiram503 days ago
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5 days later and so much better than I thought it would be. Blisters seemed to disappear and whilst still a little nippy, alls good.
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