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Did anyone have weight gain and swelling from prednisone and did it go away?

Posted 22 Sep 2010 by madiga 13 answers

My doc has switched me from prednisone to budesonide.However I still have swelling in the face and also tremendous weight gain specially in the stomach area.The doc says this will reduce gradually.Can someone confirm this as right now I feel like a pregnant cow!

Long term use of Prednisone and side effects?

Posted 22 Feb 2012 by Mikeyz 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 ...

Can methotrexate cause mental or mood changes?

Posted 10 Nov 2012 by Gregsdrugs 2 answers

I am now up to 17.5 mgs a week and am feeling a little mixed-up at times and even fearful of something at times. I also have a sore throat that will not go away. Are these things normal. I have been on methotrexate for 3-3.5 months. I am being treated for Crohn's disease.

Is Humira stronger than Remicade?

Posted 12 Aug 2012 by joysim21 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.

Entyvio - I have a UTI and am on meds for two weeks. My next infusion is the last day my round of...

Posted 5 hours ago by brendahoffman 0 answers

... meds stop. Is is okay to get the infusion?

Is it normal to have worse abdominal pain after first infusion of Stelara?

Posted 14 Nov 2017 by SgtHall 1 answer

I have crohns and the pain got worse in my gut immediately after the infusion. Will this subside?

I have Crohns and diverticulosis for about 13 years. I's post menopasal. I am taking sulfasalazine?

Posted 19 Oct 2017 by Sweating 2 answers

... tab.500 mg 4x day. I suffer with excessive sweating. I had my blood checked. My cortisol levels are HIGH (160-75). I read on the Internet that sulfasalazine can cause high cortisol. I have been under a lot of stress the past 18 months taking care of my 92 year Mother and 89 year old Aunt. I ...

What is the difference between Cyltezo and Humira?

Posted 10 Oct 2017 1 answerFAQ by

I just started takeing long does it take to actually start really working?

Posted 25 Oct 2017 by Crystal M 0 answers

Only been on it a couple days.

Does anyone know if you have to be weaned off of Entyvio? Or can you just stop it?

Posted 23 Sep 2017 by NANNEELIX 2 answers

My wife is on Entyvio, she is having other symptoms that could be MS. We are thinking of stopping Entyvio to see if the other symptoms stop. Her GI Dr is of no help on this matter, he says do what you think is best. So we just want to know if she can just stop it. Thank You.

After a flare up due to crohns disease in Jan 2017, I have been on Azathioprine for about 3-4?

Posted 3 Sep 2017 by dancamell 1 answer

... months, recently weaned off the prednisone about 1 month ago. Since then I have been having a lot of hot flashes and chills quite bad at night, my hair is falling out a lot in the last 2 weeks and I have some joint pain. My doctor has told me it is my choice as to whether I stop taking the ...

What is the difference between Renflexis and Remicade?

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Can infliximab cause mental health problems, anxiety and mood swings?

Posted 29 Aug 2017 by Miataylor18 0 answers

Since my son who is nineteen has started on this medication, last year has suddenly changed, not wanting to know friends and family etc, is this normal only very worried about him, out of character behaviour, Didnt want a girlfriend, then all of a sudden moved in with some girl he barely knew,

Humira - Need help understand risk factors had cancer once?

Posted 13 Aug 2017 by Katie2348 1 answer

Had cancer stage 1 going into 2 22 years ago and are at very high risk of breast cancer scared to go on a biologic for my crohns.. can't get Doctors to really tell me my risk level.. had surgery 8 years ago in my illiem and it was removed.. just got crohns back and it is not good in the ...

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