I'm getting conflicting answers from my rheumatologist and my primary care doctors about taking Kevxara and getting Covid-19. My primary care doctor has told me that because I am taking Kevzara that I can't get Covid-19. On the other hand I asked my rheumatologist that very same question. Can I get Covid while on Kevzara? My rheumatologist says yes, you can still get Covid-19 while on Kevzara. So my question is, who do I believe?? I'm stunned in hearing two different answers who come from the… read more
anyone know where i can prefilled needles with actemra? Haven been raking for 7 months but now ,there seems to be a shortage.
I am also on Humira and have been on 3 other meds and I am still in pain do you think this could help me
I have been injecting Kevzara until 5 weeks ago, I came off it due to side effects. In the 5 weeks of no treatment I have started to flare up. I have now been given Etanacept injections. My problem is, the advice I have been given by my helpline. I spoke to the RA nurse about my flare ups, the reply was, we would normally give you a steroid injection, but because it will lower my immune system, we are not giving them. I then asked about my Etanacept injections, which are Immuno suppressors, and… read more
Is anyone currently taking or have been prescribed the IL-6 inhibitor biologic RA medication, Kevzara, the manufacturer is Sanofi? If so, is it working, how long did it take for you to notice that your disease seems to be getting under control, and did anyone notice any specific side effects. I'm currently taking the medication, and have 3 injections.
I just started 1st shot today. Just wondering if anyone has had side effects or how long it takes to kick in?
How many times have you switched medication since your diagnosis?
Rheumatologist just started me on Kevzara injections... does anyone use this?