User Reviews for Cimzia
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|Crohn's Disease, Maintenance||5 reviews||23 medications|
|Crohn's Disease||1 reviews||65 medications|
|Psoriatic Arthritis||2 reviews||56 medications|
|Rheumatoid Arthritis||4 reviews||334 medications|
|Crohn's Disease, Acute||1 reviews||14 medications|
|Ankylosing Spondylitis||0 reviews||122 medications||Not rated - Be the first|
|Summary of Cimzia reviews||13 reviews||7.8|
Reviews for Cimzia
For Rheumatoid Arthritis "Cimzia worked the best and fastest for my RA. I was on Simponi & Enbrel before but they stopped working after a few months and took some time to kick in. The only thing is that all these biologics make my psoriasis come back for some reason. Also, I've been having hive-like reactions on my mouth and cheeks almost daily for the past 2 months."
mb30 (taken for 1 to 6 months) April 28, 2015
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For Psoriatic Arthritis "Almost instant relief of joint pain and inflammation on first injection, no reaction to needle. Great help from Cimzia Support. Still taking methotrexate weekly injection twice a month, still have inflammation."
Anonymous (taken for 6 months to 1 year) February 25, 2014
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For Crohn's Disease, Maintenance "I was able to use CimPay to cover my $350/month copay. I was in such total remission that it felt like I didn't even have Crohns. Loved not going to hospital for Remicade infusions and had no problems with injections or any side effects. Unfortunately, now have been exposed to TB and am positive for Latent TB Infection and must discontinue Cimzia. Abdominal pain restarted at just one week past missed dose, so have been prescribed Pentasa."
Anonymous February 29, 2012
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For Rheumatoid Arthritis "This medicine was initially a God send and my joint problems got better to the point that I was able to cut down on my pain killers. Side effects included upset stomach and abdominal pain, muscle pain. Unfortunately I have developed thyroid nodules and my liver has become enlarged and my spleen shrunk - all was well when I had a scan before taking the medicine. Have had to stop the injections and my joint condition has come back with a vengeance. "
laney lintel January 10, 2012
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For Crohn's Disease, Maintenance "This medicine has given me my life back. I no longer worry about knowing where every rest room is wherever I go. My only side effect is a headache the day after the injections."
Narbe February 15, 2011
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For Crohn's Disease "When all else failed (I had done Asacol and Remicade along with 6-mp and other treatments; Remicade did well at first but over time stopped working) I have found this medicine to be a great replacement for Remicade. The nurse comes to the house so its more convenient. The only down side is that it's injected intramuscularly and not I.V."
Anonymous April 29, 2009
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For Crohn's Disease, Maintenance "I was diagnosed with Crohns Disease a while ago and was hurting non stop. I lost over 15 pounds in 2 weeks. After about 4 months of being on Cimzia I don't even worry about my stomach. Maintain a good diet, take your vitamins, and drink plenty of water. Cimzia seems like a miracle drug."
NoWorries April 8, 2009
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