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Started Arava and Presnisone same day,took for less than 1 week,stopped both due to increase in BP,heart rate and headache. Been off meds for 1 week still having problems. How long does it take for ...
Posted 25 Sep 2014 • 1 answer
I have RA ,take Arava and Methotrexate for this.Currently am taking Lasix and potassium for water retention in legs. What is the magnesium for?
Posted 9 Apr 2014 • 1 answer
At my last Dr Appt was told I have exhausted all oral medication which I am now on arava and it does absolutely nothing . Was told that I can add shots or infusion my choice but infusion would be ...
Posted 20 Feb 2014 • 0 answers
Posted 23 Oct 2013 • 2 answers
experiencing rash like or acne like symptoms on my face. I have never had acne my entire life and now I am wondering if it has to do with the arava after reading a couple of messages on this board. I ...
Posted 4 Oct 2013 • 2 answers
arava is the company main brand. Leflunomide is the generic brand. most raters use both names. Who is useing the main brand and who is useing the generic brand. I have had some troubles with some ...
Posted 7 Jun 2013 • 1 answer
... week. I was
Posted 22 May 2013 • 1 answer
I have been taking Arava for about 2 weeks and found I was having terrible pain in my diaphram area?
and chest. I stopped taking it yesterday and this morning woke up with my face swollen. What does this mean?
Posted 22 Mar 2013 • 1 answer
My sister has RA and has no insurance. Is there any program offered for Arava? This is the medicine her Dr. has prescribed for her and she is having a terrible time being able to pay for it. She is ...
Posted 16 Jan 2013 • 1 answer
Posted 21 Oct 2012 • 2 answers
I have Rheumatoid Arthritis and am currently taking Methotrexate, Plaquenil and Arava and my pain is slightly better but not much. My Dr. is recommending I try a Biological drug but I am not sure ...
Posted 4 Sep 2010 • 3 answers
Can I stop Arava abruptly. I have been on remission for more than 4 years and my doctor has advised?
... me to stop taking Arava. I am also on methitrixate
Posted 18 Dec 2011 • 1 answer
I have had stomach cramps along with other symptons with arava; how long does the stomach take to heal after stopping the arava?
Posted 30 Dec 2011 • 0 answers
I need something to fill that gap left from stopping the mtx. My body was used to the drug; I had been taking it for eight years. I developed a sudden and serious pulmonary hypersensitivity to it ...
Posted 30 Jul 2011 • 0 answers
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