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Methotrixate is a very low dose of chemo, but I did have my hair thinking and of all things lost my eyebrows, eyelashes are thinner and hardly any body hair.... Lol at least I don't have to shave… read more
Rhemicade helped me , but once I got on Simponi I am like as normal as normal can be! The trick with biologics is to get the drug that targets your TNF factors head on. It’s just like cancer… read more
Brenda the imuran was awesome for me. I got results quickly and felt the best I have ever felt. Then all of a sudden it quit working for me. It’s a very old medicine and it’s cheap that mount be why… read more
I have failed at so many meds....
I LOVED Rinvoq! however my liver did not! 😢
Immuran gave me pancreatitis and I spent a week in the hospital.
So I am now onto Remicade...anyone have success with this medication?
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Has anyone taken Azathioprine? What was your experience with benefit and side effects? My rheumy said it's a chemo type med similar to methotrexate. I can't take mtx due to RA involvement in lungs. I haven't started it yet as she said just 1/2 pill makes most people sick and I haven't had time for down time if it's necessary. Thanks in advance for your input. 😊