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Elevated liver enzymes on Methatrexate?
Hi! I’m very new to all of this and very excited to have found this site....
Newbie with drug question
Hello everyone, I am new to the group, also fairly new to Lupus ( 2 years ) - perhaps. My rheumy thinks my new rheumatoid arthritis ( 20+ yea...
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Plaquenil and Pred for PMR and RA
Hi all Has anyone taken plaquenil and Pred to help reduce RA damage ....
RA Newbie Introduction
My Dr. thinks I might need to go on Humira if in the next two months my symptoms don't get better, and honestly I'm down to take it but I'm w...
New diagnosis of Probable SLE
Therefore I am confused, am I still a lupus patient despite the other tests being negative? It's not " Definite SLE " because of no kidney or...
Recovered from Flare, tapering resumes...
Hi Everyone, School is back in session and I am back to working full time. I am so grateful to have had the summer off to recuperate....
Hi everyone, So, basically, I have not been diagnosed yet. Ive done all the blood work that was ordered by the physician....
Can lupus disappear?
It does run in my family as my father's brother and his daughter ( my cousin ) both had severely debilitating cases of lupus and both passed ...
How manage breathing and gain weight without gluten sugar dairy and eggs.
Hi i am a new number here. I have diagnosed Sjogren's Syndrome May 2017....
Biologics Feedback, please
Due to side effects, I'm scaling back on Methotrexate and my rheumy doc is going to add Humira, Enbrel or Remicade....
Hi, I’ve been prescribed gabapentin 200mg p/day to be taken at night. He said it was for nerve pain, even though I told him I’ve got bone pai...
White cell yo-yo
They went up and now they have gone down again , the rheumy nurse checked back and they have been doing that from august , they went up quite...
Different dosage of plaquenil on alternate days
HI everyone, recently saw my rheumatologist and she stated there are new guidelines for Plaquenil. I have been on plaquenil for 8 years , sta...
Just smile and wave
My med cocktail now is rituxan, plaquenil and MTX. I’ve just had one of the worst flares I’ve ever had....
Methotrexate 10 mg injection with Prednisone Side Effects
I was told to take folic acid to reduce side effects but not told when to take. Since, I have read that I should not take folic acid the day ...
I don’t think my MTX is s high enough dose as by day 5 I’m in awful pain again....
Hi, I don't have any questions but just wanted to share with you my experience with Lupus. I got diagnosed with SLE on March 2017, i was 40 y...
Help needed..... lupus friends
Other days i sit in a pit of overwhelingly negativity wonderinguf its a symptom of lupus or side effect of drug........
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