Hey guys n girls just a quick update, started Enbrel yesterday. First injection of 50mg, bit stingy but settled fast, must admit I am feeling like it has started to work already, feeling positive about it all, hope you are all well
That's good news Iain, hope it continues & it works well for you. You're going to need it with all the training you've got in front of you! Got a plan yet?
Thanks nomoreheels, plan is to go on holiday on Wednesday to the sun for a week, then let this Enbrel get into my system, once I am sure it is working then the training starts on the West Highland Way and also the Kilpatricks which are just behind where I live, don't want to start to soon have a long way to go x
Enjoy your hols & good luck for when training starts. Disappointed though thought you'd be munro bagging lol!
Haha bored of Monro's to be honest, maybe later to get in about some rain, I have everything on my doorstep here, so spoiled for choice x
That's true....and rain. Never once been to Scotland & it's not rained, even just over the border lol!
This is true, even wirse now I have RD, need to move to better climate pronto haha x
Just give yourself a few weeks and it sounds like you'll have the RD under good control. I'm doing well on Enbrel, apart from the odd little glitch. I do miss it when on antibiotics. Fingers crossed for you. Enjoy your hols.
Cheers mate, yeah Im very hopefull and optimistic, lets hope its the one, hope you're good
Well done. This gives me real hope. I am due to start Embrel next week. I may not notice the real difference until I'm off Prednisilone, and that happens gradually over the next 10 months.
Hi Jora sorry for late reply as I have been on holiday, thats me 3 weeks in now on Enbrel, I do feel much better, but have noticed a few wee niggles and pain last few days, hope you get sorted soon and are feeling much better
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