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Orencia - Any suggestions for prevention of infection after treatment?

Posted 14 Jan 2017 by Lynniek 1 answer

I am a teacher and I need to work for financial reasons. I have lupus, sjrogren's, fibromyalgia and unmanaged ra. My doctor put me on actemra (in addition to the plaquenil and sulfasalazine I was taking already, as well as periodic prednisone injections, and I had been on methotrexate until it ...

Sulfasalazine - I have been on salazopyrin for 4 months now and I have gain weight has this?

Posted 8 Apr 2016 by Karen 048 1 answer

... happened to anyone else who is taking this tablet

Hi, I have been on Arava for a month now along with sulfasalazine. Today I called the specialist?

Posted 11 Jul 2016 by PaulFaye 0 answers

... because of the continuous itchiness I am experiencing and was told to stop. How do I know if it's this or the Arava? It was suggested to stop taking the sulfasalazine for two weeks and then to see my family doctor. What other drugs are out there if I can't take either of these or what ...

I'm almost 16 weeks into taking sulfasalazine. I have ankylosing spondylitis with most pain in the?

Posted 21 Nov 2015 by Chazza-kk 1 answer

... back. I'm having I relief and doctors and rhumotoligist are not listening to me saying I still need to give it time. I'm loosing my mind

Can I take additional sulfasalazine during an ulcerative colitis flair up?

Posted 11 Nov 2015 by ctevans1946 0 answers

I take 4 500 mg tablets daily for ulcerative colitis. If I have a flair up can I take additional sulfasalazine to help ease the pain?

Can you gain weight from taking sulfasalazine?

Posted 10 Aug 2013 by dmetmiller 2 answers

Does Sulfasalazine cause bruises??

Posted 16 Aug 2014 by darkangelx5 1 answer

My doctor has put me on Sulfasalazine and a few other medications (that I no longer take) and I started noticing bruises all over. I already bruise easily but now they pop up throughout the day. It's kind of embarrassing when people start questioning you if someone is abusing you. I was ...

Does anyone have experience taking Sulfasalazine or Leflunomide for seronegative RA?

Posted 27 Nov 2012 by Retiredelfin 6 answers

Hello. My doctor took me off the Methotrexate because I thought I was having negative reactions to it... meaning I was attributing the reactions to the introduction of the drug and not menopause or climate change. I am unclear if that was the source as over 2 weeks later I am still having some ...

I have had RA for 3 years now. I was hesitant to go on meds because my orthopedic told me the meds?

Posted 14 Jun 2014 by brownstowngirl 1 answer

... would kill me before the disease! I have now gone on sulfasalazine. I have been on it for about six weeks.showing some signs of improvements! I was wondering if anyone is on this medication and does anyone feel a little nervous or anxious from this medication? I also wonder if someone has had ...

Has anyone taken Sulfasalazine for RA? How did it work?

Posted 10 Dec 2012 by Retiredelfin 3 answers

My doctor took me off Methotrexate because I got severe headaches, which I am now not sure if it was from that or not. She is now going to try me on Sulfasalazine. Does anyone have any experience with this drug? My PC physician has also upped my dose of prednisone from10 to 40 mg per day for 5 days ...

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.

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