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Lupus Erythematosus Questions
Related terms: Discoid Lupus Erythematosus, DLE
We found 26 questions associated with the 'Lupus Erythematosus' topic.
Posted 9 Feb 2012 by • 11 answers
I have never been told exactly what Plaquenil does for SLE. I just know my Rheumatologist put me on it. I stopped going to him because he was so negative and I lost an entire year with my family and friends because I was scared to death that being outside in the heat or cold would make me worse. My ...
Posted 15 Dec 2009 by • 10 answers
Posted 3 Aug 2012 by • 9 answers
... disease to say the least. I got diagnosed at 17 yrs old so I have been through a lot. I'm in a flare up right now and have to postpone my wedding;-( my fiancé is very supportive <3 but due to the side effects of the meds and the unpredictability of this disease I've decided ...
Posted 21 Dec 2015 by • 2 answers
I've been on it for 15 years. My vision is being affected, although my retna looks good. I also have periferal neuropthy along with just feeling crappy. Insomnia too. I want off.
Posted 5 Jun 2016 by • 2 answers
Symptoms of Lupis
Posted 12 May 2013 by • 6 answers
... plaqunil & cellcept? Also, I understand lupus has over 100 different signs/symptoms, however I would like to reach out to other lupus friends and find out what are your biggest lupus aliments? I myself have had lupus for 23 yrs and what I suffer from the most is, fevers, chronic pain, ...
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus - Does anyone mind telling me how they were diagnosed. I just went for?
Posted 1 Oct 2011 by • 5 answers
... a blood test today. Wont get results till Monday or Tuesday. It was an ANA test, are there any other more in depth tests or or is that pretty much it? They suspected M.S. cause of brain MRI and symptoms but now thinking Lupus. Anyone with a story to help me figure this out. I have a lot of the ...
Posted 13 Mar 2014 by • 6 answers
I have had almost all the symptoms on SLE since i was 17, from the butterfly rash to my body becoming severly septic and kidneys shutting down to most constant issue... PAIN. I have pain that is so suvere at times I becomes so aggravatied and overwhelmed I will pace, rock back and forth, be in such ...
Posted 19 Jan 2010 by • 3 answers
... yesterday, I can't stop crying. Is this something she got as a direct result of me??? Did my genes pass on this awful wolfe to my own child??? I feel awful..:( I was diagnosed at 22 or so, she has been suffering from many of the same things I did at around the same age. I feared a long ...
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus - When I was diagnosed with sle I studied to understand more about the?
Posted 26 Apr 2011 by • 5 answers
... disease. When I saw basically it is an inflammatory,histamine producing disease i came up with a simple med dose that does help me. I take Ibuprophen(an anti-inflamatory drug) and Benedryl(an anti-histamine) each night. Of course I take what meds my dr thinks are necessary but they have all ...
Posted 25 May 2011 by • 4 answers
the doctor really did'nt say much about this druy only if i take it for a long term thats 5 years it may affect my vision is this drug any good for me
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus - Hi! I've recently been diagnosed with Osteoarthritis & Lupus. It took
Posted 11 Jul 2016 by • 2 answers
... my doc forever to figure out what is wrong with me. It's going to be another 2 months before I can get in to see a specialist. Rapid weight gain, hair loss, terrible swelling in feet-legs-limp nodes. I hurt all over my body. How do you deal with this?
Posted 2 Nov 2009 by • 3 answers
... Methotrexate, Humira and prednisone. In the last 2 months my teeth have been getting loose and last week 2 teeth broke and 1 actually fell out. I have no mouth pain, even after the tooth fell out. I have an appt with a Dentist, But I'm wondering if anyone knows if this is related to the ...
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus - Would like to know if anyone stopped taking plaquenil and if they had
Posted 4 Nov 2013 by • 2 answers
... menstrual issues when they were on plaquenil ive been on this med. for 26 years and was off of it for 1yr 6months when i was trying to get pregnant and afterwards i breastfead my child but after that was back on it and now its been like 10 years no more period and so was thinking that it might ...
Posted 6 Nov 2015 by • 3 answers
... My joints are so stiff and they pop in the mornings. I love sweets, I wonder if sugar could make it worse? Thanks