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Posted 10 Jan 2011 by BionicMike • 12 answers
On 12/9/10 I was diagnosed by my rheumatologist with Psoriatic Arthritis and Arthritis in my left hip (damage). The pain is severe (9-10 when unmedicated or really undermedicated). I am prescribe 100mcg of Fentanyl and methotrexate and meloxicam for analgesic relief and lamotrigine (like ...
Posted 16 Jul 2012 by Gray Hare • 5 answers
Posted 6 Jun 2012 by methomeg • 11 answers
I've been taking Methotrexate for two years now, and I still suffer from the side effects every week. I feel more tired than I ever have before, and this lethargy has caused me to gain weight and become somewhat depressed. I'm normally a very active and energetic person and I don't ...
Posted 17 Oct 2012 by Retiredelfin • 7 answers
Hi, I started taking just 5 mg. of methotrexate each week for my Seronegative RA. I only did 2 weeks worth and the doctor asked me to hold off until I get the headaches checked out. I do not have a headache hx. and they started almost immediately after starting. I still have these headaches almost ...
Posted 20 Nov 2013 by szar • 4 answers
Lately I have been nauseous during the day and my intestines feel tender. My rheumatologist said I should only have acid reflux or nausea the day I take it but this is not my case.
Posted 6 Jul 2013 by zebarig • 1 answer
... 'bright' Rheumatologist diagnosed me w/RA and said it was not the Lipitor. After the Methotrexate she gave me almost killed me I threw it and the Lipitor away, and a few months later all pain was gone! I have just started taking Livalo but was advised by a truely good Physician to ...
Posted 29 Aug 2016 by trustingsoul • 0 answers
I recently started taking 10 mg of methotrexate weekly for RA. I take it on Saturday mornings so that if I am tired the next day is Sunday and I can rest. For the last 3 weeks I noticed that I am getting a headache Sunday night that lasts throughout Monday. Could this be a side effect of the ...
Posted 5 Jul 2016 by SharonGayle • 3 answers
I am on my 2nd week of methotrexate for my psoriatic arthritis. My dermatologist started me, the first week, on 3/2.5mg tablets once a week, followed by a folic acid pill 1mg/once a day. I've been reading all the question and answer forums on the drug and I am so nervous about taking it!!! ...
Posted 5 Aug 2016 by kikimizer • 1 answer
Can i get methotrexate that is not generic
Posted 28 Jul 2016 by Nansss • 1 answer
... prednisone ?
Posted 12 Jul 2016 by Pepsigirlno1 • 1 answer
I was,diagnosed with RA, when in fact I was suffering from long term Lymes infection as well as two co-infections. After methotrexate / Embrel, I was switched to Humira and another chemo med, (I cannot think of the name). I had no results, was tested for Lymes by a Lymes literate doctor, and ...
Posted 10 Jul 2016 by inventory • 1 answer
Have been on methotrexate a little over 4 months. It is a low dose and Dr. says it sometimes takes 3 or more months. Recently it has broken out on my arms also. Any suggestions
Posted 17 Jul 2016 by spiritflower • 0 answers
from chemo. It is now 2016 and I just keep getting sicker there are no meds to help me with aches and pains or depression because of the chemo, doctors will not talk to me about all of this, is there anyone out there with the same issues
Posted 23 Jun 2016 by Dee214 • 0 answers
Hi all! I've been taking 10 mg Methotrexate once a week for severe psoriasis. I'm also taking Folic Acid supplement each day as advised to combat side effects. I only have tiredness and a general "bla" feeling the day of and the day after I take my dose, then I'm fine the ...
Methotrexate - I currently take 25MG in the MXT shot every week. I am currently 5 days late from my?
Posted 16 Jun 2016 by BDawne • 1 answer
... period and had sex with my husband almost 3 weeks ago and have been still taking the shot since then. I read where it can cause miscarriages and birth defects. Is this true?
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