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Posted 22 Feb 2012 by • 3 answers
I was diagnosed with moderate to severe Crohn's disease about a year and half ago. At that time, the Drs. put me on 4000mgs of Pentasa, it didn't help. About a year ago they added Prednisone to my meds, 40 mgs a day. I'm still doing 40 mgs a day. I have already lost one tooth and ...
Posted 12 Aug 2012 by • 2 answers
I'm currently taking remicade but my crohns still isn't in remission after a full round of dosage. We started with pills and steroids but nothings worked long term. Is humira supposed to be stronger than remicade? I have a very severe case and could use some advice.
Posted 5 Oct 2009 by • 7 answers
I've tried every med from remicade to humira to imuran to flag, I'm now thinking best option is surgery again(28 first surg) but having more probs managing & getting dr help with 2ndary symptoms ie: joint pain, back pain, skin infections, dry eyes, gum & tooth infections etc also ...
Posted 19 Jun 2015 by • 2 answers
I started HUmira on 4/18/15. I have had constant diarrhea since. I get somewhat normal stool near the end of the 2 weeks between doses and then time for another. I don't know if this is normal but from others comments, I gather not. I was Crohn's symptom free prior to Humira.
Posted 2 Oct 2011 by • 3 answers
I am starting entocort for crohns disease. I have been taking hi-dose steroids off and on for 10 yrs. Does this drug work better and last longer?
Posted 25 Jun 2009 by • 4 answers
Just started the drug last week, and now developing swollen ankles and leg pain...
Posted 27 Jul 2010 by • 5 answers
I am a researcher working with geneticists to try to find markers so that remicade, humira, cimzia will be more effective and minimize the "non-response" that occurs. Have you had to switch drugs? Can you please tell me about your current therapy, dose, costs for drugs, costs for ...
Posted 18 Nov 2010 by • 4 answers
When taking mercatopurine I had excruciating joint and muscle pain all over my body. I have been off this med for 3 wks and the pain is still in my hands although not as bad, it's tolerable. Will this eventually go away? Did anyone have this problem? I was taking percocet for the pain and it ...
Posted 8 Mar 2011 by • 7 answers
I have severe Crohn's Disease and after years of trying different meds that have either failed to help or I have found I reacted to and four surgeries that have seen me with only 120cm of small bowel left , at least 20cm is affected at present by CD and my GI thinks it is also now through my ...
Posted 15 Mar 2012 by • 4 answers
... taking Humira for Crohn's Disease. After 6 months on Humira, I now have a bad case of Plaque Psoriasis. Please advise if this has happened to anyone else. I reported it to the FDA... and have stopped taking Humira after 8 months. But--I still have Psoriasis, and taking other meds for ...
I had a bad reaction to my infusion of remicade the nurse rushed it it took 45 min when it is usaal?
Posted 9 Apr 2013 by • 4 answers
2 to 3 hrs went to er was given meds rash all over hives welts now moving all my body feet and so on I feel like im on fire went to see my dr have to wait the whole 5 days of meds if that does not clear it I guess I will be put in the hospital burt inside out... now the people a home health are ...
I am in desperate need of Humira I have even been looking 4 places in Mexico to pick up the drug and
Posted 11 days ago by • 1 answer
... I've seen you can purchase it for around $600 is there anywhere else near Texas to get it for that price?
Posted 7 Oct 2009 by • 4 answers
Posted 24 Apr 2012 by • 2 answers
I have had crohns for 13 years and just recently have been experiencing another bad flare-up. My doctor initially put me on Entocort, but now that my symptoms are getting worse, he wants me to try Remicade. I am wondering if there are any side effects when taking both Remicade and Entocort.
Posted 24 Oct 2013 by • 2 answers
... lightheaded and vision problems and tired all the time. I also have many infections . Could Humira be causing this? I have bad neck pain and pain in lower skull. Should I continue taking it?
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