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Lupus Erythematosus Questions
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We found 31 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 28 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
I have been diagnosed with a very strong on my lab work with anti ss-a or RO and anti ss-b or LA. I was wondering if it could be changed at one point down the road with a negative? I have a very bad case of lupus for years and am on meds for that as well as other problems so I was just curious if ...
Posted 11 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 20 Oct 2016 by • 1 answer
... diagnosis and at least two years I have been diagnosed with the following on women disorders autoimmune of the bladder autoimmune of the long I have no gallbladder now I have no female organs now I have a periodontal disease I suffer with the lupus type symptoms a lot I thought and still think ...
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.
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 4 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 5 Jun 2016 by • 2 answers
Symptoms of Lupis
Posted 6 Nov 2015 by • 2 answers
... My joints are so stiff and they pop in the mornings. I love sweets, I wonder if sugar could make it worse? Thanks
Posted 16 May 2014 by • 1 answer
I've been on this medication for over a month now and it appears that the side effect I am experiencing is ongoing. Is anyone dealing with excessive gas and bloating with this medication? I'm taking 500mg twice a day on an empty stomach, per directions. It's been over a month and I ...
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 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, ...
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 8 Oct 2013 by • 3 answers
because ive lost a little bit of hair , im not sure if it was just because my hairs unhealty or a symptom and ive read up on other symptoms and they dont look like something to look forward too plus i had sores in my mouth but they didnt hurt soo im kind of curious
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 ...