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Otezla - I've been taking it for a few months. The psoriasis has cleared but nothing for the?

Posted 4 Jun 2014 by mjadler77 4 answers

... arthritis. My hands, wrists and finger joints actually hurt more. Don't know if it's the medicine or I'm just getting worse

How long after starting Otezla did it seem to help with your psoriatic arthritis?

Posted 28 Jun 2018 by PatientB 0 answers

I'm on day 8 and have no signs of improvement yet. Yes, I know it's really early, but it would help so I can ask my rheumatologist if I can take anything else to get me by? I'm flared up and now can't bend my knee. I just came off of Humira. Thank you.

I've had cold sores since taking Otezla. Any other instances of this?

Posted 14 Jun 2018 by toivo44 0 answers

What is the data regarding cold sores while taking Otezla? I've been taking Otezla for 4 months. It's given me 80% improvement for atopic dermatitis. I've had continuing cold sores on my lips since starting the medication in February 2018. One heals and another appears. They last ...

Otezla - Update from anyone who has been using for years?

Posted 19 Apr 2018 by Wenshi 0 answers

Hi! Has anyone been on Otezla for years and stopped taking the medication? When you stop does your PS come back even worse? For those who have taken it for a while has it lost efficacy over time?

Otezla - How long does it take for someone to not have side effects from the medicine?

Posted 7 Mar 2018 by shellsncheese75 0 answers

My doctor gave me 2 starter packs of Otezla. I did the smallest doses first working up to 30mg twice a day. Each time i take it i feel really nauseated to the point of almost puking. I tried to take the 30 mg as long as i could but was told i could break them in half and only take 15mg twice a day. ...

Is anyone here on Otezla? Off Enbrel and dr starting me on Otezla. What have been your side effects?

Posted 10 Jan 2018 by marti545 2 answers

Did it help your psoriatic arthritis?

Will a protease supplement ( a type of digestive enzyme) interfere with Otezla?

Posted 15 Jan 2018 by Red pill blue pill 0 answers

I have palmoplantar pustulosis, a type of psoriasis. I think the underlying cause is rooted in the gut and liver. I would like to take digestive enzymes, but I’m unsure if added protease would counteract the PDE4 inhibitor action of Otezla. Does anyone take digestive enzymes, along with ...

Has anyone had their knees swell up after taking Otezla?

Posted 2 Jan 2018 by CodyMyrtle 0 answers

I am on the drug in my 4th week and had severe stomach aches and then vomited and diarhea for a day then called the doc and she said to take half the dose. Meanwhile I couldn't keep anything down for a couple of days so started taking the half dose yesterday. My right knee has sollen so badly ...

Will I lose hair on Otezla as I did on Humira?

Posted 7 Oct 2017 by Tearful 1 answer

Does Cosentyx work for mid severe Psa?

Posted 16 Nov 2017 by Siski 1 answer

I have a historia of 4 biologics and now I am taking Otezla.

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