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I'm on 10mg of methatraxate once a week,and 200mg hydroxychoroqine a night I still get a lot of pain in my knees but if I stop taking meds

Will my r a come back

Goodbye... for now!

Hi all I’m writing this post to make you aware that I will be away from the sit...

Amitriptyline 20mg daily

Just started on Amitriptyline 20mg daily. R.A specialist said that it is prescri...

Confused

Hi All, I started with pain and swelling in my feet and hands in December 13,saw...

Hi, Has anybody had a systemic cortisone injection and felt worse ? Had one on friday and my joint pain is unbearable. Thanks

Kenalog 80mg

Hi I take 20mg of Methotrexate once a week, 2000mg Sulfasalazine everyday, 50mg of Diclofenac 3x a day. With 30mg of Co-codamol to help

Still in pain ranging from hours to weeks with tiredness, need suggestions ie wi...

Poor service delivery

We had company deliver medication for 5 years with no problems but in the last ...

Do all the anti-tnf drugs come via Healthcare at home?

I've just been told I'm going to have Embrel. I'm worried about more delays and ...

TOCILIZUMAB (RoActemra)

Here's something to cheer you all up. Just had my 9th Toc infusion and 9th conse...

Virus is Winning.Mattcass

Hi All, Sorry for not being on much this virus is taking it's toll on me, after ...

Healthcare at Home update

Hi all Several of you contacted us last week about on going problems you have b...

Grr what a morning!

Nightmare getting bloods done, nurse was sick so luckily dr did it but took half...

New symptoms or side effects

Hi to all It's been some time since being on but I do read blogs to see how folk...

Nearly time

Blood test this morning, fingers crossed all ok so can have my tocilizumab infus...

Need advice on TNF drugs if poss.

My nurse has decided to put me on tnf drug as methotrexate not working for me. S...

New to this whole RA thing! Any advice?

Well I suppose this is an introduction post, as well as a vent post! This is al...

Is there a site for osteoarthritis an what is the differance ?

My methotrexate saga

Here I go again, got to 12.5mg and due to side effects have to start again at 7....

Having Tocilizumab infusions and now having migraines.

Hi all, enjoying the sunshine I hope. I've had five Tocilizumab infusions now an...

I am on low component DLA for3 yrs. now i feel so tired al the time i use my mum blue badge before I cannot walk far knee hurt

Started Cimzia yesterday

I've been waiting for what seems like an eternity to start Cimzia - various del...

Feeling weak

Does anyone find when they are having a bad flare that they feel generally weak....

I've been told I can have enbril. Had all tests yesterday. What's people's experience of how long it's likely to take to start it?

Hi all is anyone getting PIP and working ??

Hi all I was wondering if anyone on here is working and actually getting PIP I h...

Is there a link between nerve pain and RA?

I've been having some unusual symptoms which have escalated over the last 6-9 mo...

Electric bicycle for exercise

I havn't posted for a while as work has been getting the better of me - pressure...

Rheumatoid Arthritis Awareness Week 2014 – Let’s be vocal and make RA visible!

Hi Everyone, The countdown to this year's RA Awareness Week has begun at NRAS H...

Is anyone taking Enbril? I'm starting it next week. I'm still in a flair up so I'm not so scared yet to try it.

I'm taking methotrexate, plaquenil and prednisone. Sometimes I think the medicat...

NRAS Group Meetings taking place next week!

Dear All Please find details of the NRAS group meetings taking place next week:...

Clexane injection this morning

Hi, I have RA amongst other things and I need to give myself a clexane injection...