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Apremilast - Concerns about depression and skin cancers?

I have suffered with major depression for a long time and have also had 7 skin cancers thus far. Wondering if these conditions could be worsened by Otezla.

Posted 15 days ago 1 answer

Otezla - Shoud I go back to humira?Humira worked jusr fine but I was afraid of the side effects?

The insurance approved Otezla and after being 9 days without any medication,i'm now on the eight's day of otezla.on the last two days severe pains started to rise and i'm afraid tio ...

Posted 13 Jan 2016 1 answer

Otezla - Muscle cramps?I'm on my 7 day and I'm having muscle cramps in my calves. Is this normal? I?

I'm on my 7 day and I'm having muscle cramps in my calves. Is this normal? I have migraines so it's hard to tell if my headaches now are from otezla! No nausea so far but going to ...

Posted 9 Dec 2015 1 answer

Anyone noticed any change in sexual function while on Otezla?

My issue- libido still good for my age, however orgasims are not the same. I still do have an orgasim, but it takes longer to achieve it, and when it comes, it's just not the same, physically ...

Posted 29 Nov 2015 0 answers

Does Otezla affect kidneys?

Posted 15 Nov 2015 0 answers

Is Otezla for "Severe" cases of Psoriasis?

I have "localized" Psoriasis... knees & elbows (which are bad) and i noticed i'm starting to get little patches on different parts of my body. Does anyone know if Otezla is for ...

Posted 2 Nov 2015 0 answers

Been on otezla 60 mg a day now for two months . Just started working a little bit but my hands and?

... fingers feel worse !! Was on Enbrel for 8 years but got tired of the side effects so decided to ask the doctor for something different . He suggested otezla had to fight insurance company to get ...

Posted 24 Oct 2015 0 answers

I have been on Otezla for about a month and I've missed a period. All of my pregnancy tests are?

... negative. Is it normal for this medicine to mess with my menstraul cycle?

Posted 28 Oct 2015 0 answers

Otezla - I've been taking it for a few months. The psoriasis has cleared but nothing for the?

... arthritis. My hands, wrists and finger joints actually hurt more. Don't know if it's the medicine or I'm just getting worse

Posted 4 Jun 2014 3 answers

If otezla doesn't work for me is it possible that I don't have psoriasis?

Maybe an allergy or some other conditions. I had a biopsy and my dermatologist seems to think it's psoriasis.

Posted 31 Aug 2015 1 answer

Otezla - Insurance providers?

After reading the reviews so far I've noticed the battle with insurance companies. Would anyone mind sharing if Blue cross PPO was one of them?

Posted 27 Aug 2015 1 answer

Otezla - Why do insurance companies stop covering this drug when at first they did?

It saddens me to read about the patients that were helped by Otzela for PsA only for their insurance to discontinue covering the drug!!! That is so sad! This drug is so much cheaper than biologics, ...

Posted 11 Aug 2015 2 answers

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