For the past few weeks I have found that I have been dropping things out of my hands. It isn’t just big or hot things, it is small, soft, cool, hot, any texture, size or temperature things. Could it be a side effect of new meds (Rinvoq) or something neurological?
I have an overlap disease of rheumatoid, myositis, and lupus. Hoping Rinvoq will help and I can lower Metho dose. Anything I should be aware of?
Has anyone's rheumatologist suggested Rinvoq? I just saw my doctor last week and he mentioned this new drug that was just approved this year. He said I'd be an excellent canddiate (it's a JAK inhibitor, and TNF blockers don't work on me).
Anyone out there trying it out, or at least looking into it?
Anyone had experience with Rinvoq? I am afraid to try it because of possible side effects
I'm on my third week trialing Rinvoq and am having some nasty muscle pain. My calves are so sore that I'm really hobbling. I've been wearing good, supportive shoes, no unusual activity, and I drink plenty of water. The only new thing is the Rinvoq. I googled and muscle soreness was mentioned. Anyone else experience this, and if so how did you get rid of it??
I started taking Rinvoq last night. About two hours after the first dose I was so hot it was so uncomfortable. I stayed way too hot for about three hours. In the meantime, I started getting cramps in the arches of both feet and then charlie horses in both legs. Then my hands started cramping up really badly. This lasted a couple of hours. I did get somwhat nauseated, but it wasn't as bad as when I was on Enbrel or Orencia. Then, like a light switch, I was too tired to move and fell asleep for a… read more