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Posted 27 Nov 2012 by • 6 answers
Hello. My doctor took me off the Methotrexate because I thought I was having negative reactions to it... meaning I was attributing the reactions to the introduction of the drug and not menopause or climate change. I am unclear if that was the source as over 2 weeks later I am still having some ...
Posted 26 Dec 2013 by • 2 answers
i have a severe cold (with chest congestion) and i am taking leflunomide and prednisone. what over the counter medicines (such as guaifenesin) can i take?
Posted 30 Mar 2013 by • 2 answers
I get palpitations sometimes approx 20 times a day. It's driving me mad and can be quite frightening. I have been on methotrexate 25mg for RA for almost 2 years. I am also taking leflunomide 10mg daily. I would be grateful for advise you could give me. Thanks.
Posted 2 Feb 2011 by • 4 answers
I heard that a side effect could be liver damage. I am experiencing liver pain and lower back pain. Been on the drug over a year and haven't noticed too much reduced pain with my RA. Dr. had me on 2x a day. I put myself on 1x a day 6 mos. ago. Will go in for blood work next week.
Posted 21 May 2012 by • 1 answer
I also have diabetes controlled type 2. Is there an alternate medication other than methotrexate that I can take. If I agree to try this medication I have to sign a consent form, which worries me.
Posted 30 Sep 2012 by • 1 answer
i started taking leflunomide about two months ago and i not sure if thats when it started for sure but it is so bad that my arms,neck,face head sweat really badly and this is all the time and i have to stay in front of a fan.
Posted 21 Oct 2012 by • 2 answers
Posted 1 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
I took 20mg of Arava for two months. I stopped this medication a week ago however I am aware that the half life of Leflunomide is 14 - 18 days. Please advise whether I can drink alcohol now that I am no longer taking these tablets or do I need to wait? If I do need to wait, any idea how long for? ...
Posted 27 Feb 2010 by • 1 answer
This is my first subscription and I don't know if I should drink or not.
Posted 22 Aug 2010 by • 1 answer
I took the Leflunomide for a month. The frequent urination got worse the longer I took it. I stopped taking it and the frequent urination at night stopped. My rheumatologist says that he doesn't think the Leflunomide would cause this and told me to start taking it again.
Posted 10 Jun 2011 by • 1 answer
Posted 11 Mar 2012 by • 1 answer
I was unable to continue that drug due to its side effects- nausea, lethargy and depression, weakness
Posted 17 May 2013 by • 1 answer
The pain is terrible upon standing and walking and evacuating... I only started the pill 10mg 6 days ago, and started having pain the 4th day. I took my last one last night, and will not take anymore. Has anyone else had stomach problems. I feel a bit nauseatd, and don't want to eat...
Posted 7 Jun 2013 by • 1 answer
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 generic brands and am looking for a good rating on generic leflunomide. brand.
Posted 10 Jul 2013 by • 1 answer
... for RA., anyone else reported these as a side effect?
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