Rheumatoid Arthritis Question

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prevnar 13 shot / aches and pains all over

prevnar 13 shot / aches and pains all over

My rheumatologist wants me to start a biologic (MTX alone is not doing the job). Before starting it, he told me to go get the Prevnar 13 shot and then wait 8 weeks to get the Prevnar 23 one (both for pneumonia) -- in addition to checking for TB (lab work and skin test). I got the Prevnar 13 shot last Friday (today is Tuesday) - I have been suffering from severe body aches all over. It is so bad that I have trouble turning over in bed (lots of groaning.....from… read more

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A myRAteam Member said:

Hello Barbara,
I found out that I had RA about 10 years ago, after battling cancer. I''m in the dark about a lot of it but I understand the pain. It's… read more

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