I've been on MTX and prednisone (20mg) x 4 mos and humira (adalimumab) x 5 d & see improvement. Is it too soon to decrease prednisone, i want to but SCARED ?
19 years old, kidney transplant 7 yrs ago, prescribed cyclosporine, cellcept, (mycophenolate mofetil) and bactrum. Is it safe to build strength? Activity:gymnastics related
29 yr old male, undifferentiated spondyloarthropathy, 6 weeks on humira (adalimumab) (biweekly) so far very successful treatmen. Is methotrexate necessary? Evidence?
3 mos after alif of s1-l4, X-ray still doesn't show fusion. Can the fusion still happen? Using bone stimulator, but have sle/ra & on mtx, arava (leflunomide) & pla
30yr old taking methotrexate,prednisone, and humira (adalimumab) for rheumatoid arthritis. AF on 4/14. Aweek later had spottin. BFN 4/23. Today Day11 of spotting
400 mg Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) for 2 months. 5mg prednisone for 1 month, now off it. Early RA.
Experiencing hair thinning in front. From RA or the meds?
6y/o has jra/jia and on 22.5 methotrexate injections for 3 months and lil improvement but rheumo won't add or change meds. What do I do?
6y/o will jia nsaids failed to work now on methotrexate but having a lot of side effects. Is there another medicine that works well with jia?
7 yr/o on 25 mg methotrexate i asked rheumo to lower dose and add a biologic and rheumo said no so which is better ? What should I do now ?
8yr/o has JIA on Mobic (meloxicam) methotrexate and Remicade just had 1000mg SOLUMEDROL for swelling. How long should it take for swelling to go away completly?
A 50 yr old w rheumatoid arthritis has been on methotrexate with good control. Enbrel (etanercept) started in 2/15 worked for a week but now pain is worse?
A friend noted that my son szs after coffee. He is on enbrel, (etanercept) and is very thin. Could my friend be right?
About to start treatment for hep c, I have RA and take enbrel, (etanercept) ever heard of any contraindications, or statistics on success with these two conditions?
After 3rd round rituxan (rituximab) for RA my prob is now freq infections. How to prevend? Would a mask on busrides help?
After about how many weeks do you stop noticing improvement with methotrexate 4 arthritis or lupus where max improvement is reached? ~12 weeks?
After i started taking plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) for sle in september my anti-TPO has normalized. However, it hasn't had any effect on my ANA and anti-ssa. How come?
After imuran, (azathioprine) what is the next step?
After taking Rituxan (rituximab) would I have to wait 6 months before starting humira?
Allergic to mtx - developed a cough. Also allergic to plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) (vomiting). I have sle, now doc wants to try sulfasalazine. Is it a good next step?
Alternative of plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) when taking it for lupus? As i had bad sde affect from plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine)
Am i faced to have my sholders replaced in the future ? I have RA and taking mtx
Am scared to take humira (adalimumab). Can i ask my doc to increase my mtx dose and the folic acid? I am taking 15mg mtx and 5mg folic
Am starting a weekly injection of enbrel (etanercept) but very scared of side effects? Plz advise
Am starting enbrel (etanercept) .. Can i stop taking it when my RA is under.Control..And take something lighter?
Anyone know about trials of intranasal etanercept?
Anyone seen/heard of negative effects of getting injectable fillers (such as juvederm, belotero, etc, .) in patients taking methotrexate and humira (adalimumab)?
Are Hives common for Stills disease? I'm currently having some; also taking an auto-immune suppresser (embrel)
Are many people with RA taken off leflunomide?
Are there any long term dangers to taking enbrel (etanercept)?
Are u still able to socially drink while on stelara (ustekinumab)? Also my doc said on stelara (ustekinumab) u don't need to be monitored like other biologics? Is this true?
At last i started enbrel (etanercept) with conbination with mtx . Till now i feel gd .. Am doing sports and pain and inflammation 95% gone!
Been taking the same meds for RA a yr. Should my dr be more aggresive?
Boil on butt while on orencia (abatacept)?
Bruises on leg currently taking leflunomide & sulfasalazine & B12 injection per month & metroprolol(betablocker) what is the cause of bruises in legs?
Burning up sore all over while taking enbrel (etanercept)?
Can I drink hydroxychloroquine, zipsor, and methotrexate injection all together?
Can I drink zipsor and doxycycline hyclate together? Also get methotrexate injection once a week, is there any drug interactions?
Can I have one drink a week on methotrexate injections?
Can I still do humira (adalimumab) shots if I have had skin cancer recently?
Can I take Garcinia while I'm on Cellcept (mycophenolate mofetil)? Thanks!
Can I take echinacea on immunosuppressant?
Can I take echinacea while on immunosuppressant?
Can I take my methotrexate and humira (adalimumab) injections on the same day? Would it be better to split up?
Can I take plaquenil 400 and Gilenya (fingolimod) 0.5 together? I was on copaxone and it wasn't working so I got switched to Gilenya (fingolimod).
Can Prednisone or Cellcept (mycophenolate mofetil) cause fluid to build up in the tissue in my knee, causing the pain? If so, what can I do?
Can arava (leflunomide) be prescribed for lupus? What is the best medication for sle lupus when liver and kidneys are affected? Thank you very much.
Can azathioprine cause bruising? I am diagnosed with itp but never had brusing before. Only have it after taking prednisolene and azathiprine
Can beetroot reduce methotrexate side effects in a psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis patient?
Can children take Trexall (methotrexate)?
Can colustrum tablets help my RA and polymyositis?