Connect with others who understand.

sign up log in
About myRAteam
Real members of myRAteam have posted questions and answers that support our community guidelines, and should not be taken as medical advice. Looking for the latest medically reviewed content by doctors and experts? Visit our resource section.

Do I Tell/ask My RA Doctor About Alternate Therapies?

Do I Tell/ask My RA Doctor About Alternate Therapies?

I have an appt finally next week and I need to find something for the pain. Tried all the creams, sprays, OTC meds etc and have started on CBD. Just a low dose as i just started so no real effects yet but pharmaceuticals have done nothing so nothing to less at this point. But do I tell RA Doctor?

A myRAteam Member said:

Absolutely tell your RA doc that's the only way they can help and make sure you ask for something that you can take for the days that are really bad... No one should have to live with this pain!!!

posted over 1 year ago
A myRAteam Member said:

I say you should always tell rheumatologist what works and what doesn’t. Hang in there, you’ll find what works for you.

posted over 1 year ago
A myRAteam Member said:

Always tell your Rheumatologist. That's how they find what works for you

posted over 1 year ago
A myRAteam Member said:

Yes, always tell you doc what u are taking....very important.

posted about 1 year ago
A myRAteam Member said:

How long on CBC before it worked?

posted about 1 year ago
Already a Member? Log in
myRAteam My rheumatoid arthritis Team

Thank you for signing up.

close