Hi all, has been a while since I have had to approach the group for advice. Things have been pretty good on 17.5mg of methotrexate a week and...
Drugs changed from methotrexate to sulphasalazine!
I have SLE, RA and underactive thyroid. Does anyone else suffer the side effects of sulphasalazine?...
Severe knee pain
I’ve been on methotrexate since May 2017 plus sulphasalazine and hydroxychloroquine added in September without success so I started Benepali ...
What if the RA is not RA?
When I was first diagnosed with RA on August 11, I had no other symptoms apart from my wrist and thumb being very sore. What if they're wrong...
Back to Embrel
I Was changed to Benepali about 18 months ago after 15 successful years of being on Embrel and sulphasalazine....
Low dose naltrexone
Hi, does anyone take LDN for Rheumatoid Arthritis? And if you do has it worked for you?...
At the moment I'm only on pain relief for my RA because methotrexate, leflunomide and sulphasalazine affected my liver....
Is this early RA?
I'm new here and would love some help. My finger joint swelled up out of nowhere in January and then I became very stiff, sore and swollen in...
When I started methotrexate I noticed the loss of hair almost straight away. It was everywhere - on my clothes, in my bed, plug hole, towels ...
How much better can you expect to feel?
Hi All. I was originally diagnosed Nov 2017 under a private consultant....
What works better?
Sulphasalazine or Methotrexate? I'm only 8 weeks into diagnosis and on Sulphasalazine which doesn't seem to be doing anything....
New positive feedback Rituximab
I Have been on Embrel for 6/7 years which worked wonders but has not started to lose efficacy....
Five months post Hydroxychloroquine allergic reaction....
It's now 5 months since my first dosage of Hydroxychloroquine and it's finally leaving my body I'm still being treated with high dosages of a...
It’s good to know I am not alone with these debilitating conditions ( rheumatoid and osteoarthritis ). Was in hospital last year with septic ...
Will he be more interested in my very bad short term memory loss, lack of concentration, depression and mourning the person I used to be befo...
23 with RA and osteoarthritis - help!
my RA is now causing osteoarthritis but at only 23 this is very daunting....
Hydroxichloroquine and anxiety
Started off okay but am now having the familiar anxiety attacks that I got on methotrexate and sulphasalazine....
Hi all, back again looking for some advice. I am currently on holiday in Australia, just at the end of week two....
Grandson has chicken pox and I have RA and due to start a bio similar
Hi. I’m currently on sulphasalazine but hope to start Benepali in the next week or so....
1st week triple therapy with methotrexate
So I actually have nothing to report. I was so nervous about starting the methotrexate, on top of the sulphasalazine and hydroxychloroquine, ...
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