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Is there any evidence that Rituxan helps OCP?

Posted 1 Nov 2017 by OCPstageIII 1 answer

I read one review saying this medication helped reduce symptoms of Pemphigus. I have a serious case of OCP (Ocular Criticatial Pemphigoid) which is related to Pemphigus. My doctor put me on a regimen of Methotrexate 26 weeks ago. The OCP has quickly progressed to what is termed late Stage III. The ...

Has anyone been on Lexapro and Prednisone at the same time? I had a high ANA titer and they?

Posted 16 Jan 2016 by blaaccypher 4 answers

Started me on the Prednisone as a precaution pretty high dose. I have been on it before for two years but not with Lexapro. Please help!!!

Rituximab - I had 2 rituxan infusions 2 weeks apart for PV just 2 weeks ago?

Posted 18 Oct 2015 by henna673 1 answer

i was wondering how long it takes to see results for the rituxan to kick in?

Has anyone experienced any side effects for rituximab treatment for pemphigus /pemphigoid? Thanks?

Posted 9 May 2015 by winnnie 1 answer

has anyone experienced any side effects for rituximab treatment for pemphigus /pemphigoid? My mother is 65 yrs old and has been suffering from pemphigus /pemphigoid for 5+ yrs, we are considering rituximab treatment but not sure the side effects and the risks. Any information will be highly ...

My 19 year old son was diagnosed with pemphigous vulgaris, an auto-immune disease?

Posted 14 May 2014 by cassidyhome 2 answers

He refuses to go back on Prednisone. Sulfasalazine was recommended instead. I am aware of the side effects listed. I am curious which side effects were actually experienced. Thank you for your help.

Do you know if Rituxan may cause severe fatigue if the infusions were more than three months ago?

Posted 8 Jun 2011 by flrace 1 answer

Since my two Rituxan infusions three and four months ago for pemphigus vulgaris I've been very weak and sleepy. I seem to want to sleep all the time. Is this a usual side effect?

Pemphigus - who gets it?

Posted 30 Sep 2009 by pvleo 1 answer

what kind of people

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