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... As usual, Vee's comments echo my own thoughts. Plaquenil was the 1st medicine I was put on and so far have never needed the steroids. ... (9 replies)
... le. I even had a miscarriage late in a pregnancy because of lupus. I've been through chemo, IVIG, steroids, plaquenil, and more. Doctors didn't think I'd make it into my 30's but I'm still here and doing very well so please don't think a diagnosis of lupus means a death sentence, because it really isn't. ... (13 replies)
... years. About 9 months into it I thought it was not helping so I quit and it took about 2 months and I remembered why I started it. I got back on it and have never stopped again. ... (6 replies)

... Welcome to the Lupie World!!! I was diagnosed with lupus at the lovely age of 14. I just celebrated my 30th birthday. So I have been through it all when it comes to this wonderful disease. I have been on every med you can think of when it comes to trying to keep your lupus in remission. ... (12 replies)
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... This is all new to me in searching for HELP! ... (7 replies)
... Some of you may remember my problems of late with my rhuemy. In a nutshell we started off fine, I went on MTX and plaquenil and had reactions and eventually had to get off of them. Suddenly my doc thinks I don't have anything autoimmune related really kind of blows me off and tells me to take vitamins he suggested. ... (16 replies)
... would begin treatment for any of these 3 with this combination. I did great on high doese of Prednisone but now at lower dosages not that great. I have been on Plaquenil for about 6 weeks now so it hasn't fully kicked in yet. I have been to my eye doctor for an exam and a "field test". ... (10 replies)
I'm miserable..
Jan 14, 2011
... legs are really flaring up. Both my lungs hurt. Would it help relieve pain if I start stretching daily? ... (23 replies)
... I never suspected Lupus at first, as I didn't really know anything about it. It was actually a dermatologist who first suspected Lupus and also the only doctor who actually asked me all sorts of questions besides being related to my skin. ... (13 replies)
... er got that as a recommendation without a clear lupus diagnosis. Unfortunately, I'm pretty sure the current rheumatologist I'm seeing would never prescribe that to me, because I don't think he really feels like there is anything wrong with me, since he doesn't consider my bloodwork significantly abnormal. ... (11 replies)
... Oh okay I see..... sorry. I wasn't quite sure if it helped your headaches, bladder, and bowel. ... (4 replies)
... A. Now I alreadyt new I have Von Willebrands Disease which is a bleeding disorder where your bllod doesnt clot. I was so happy at the time to finally have someone yes the pain your feeling is very real. ... (15 replies)
... If not, ask your doctor about that as well. They don't know for sure how it helps with Lupus symptoms, but it does seem to although it usually can take up to 3 months to kick in. As for prednisone. Please don't psych yourself out about this drug. ... (28 replies)
... First off, thanks for getting back to us about your appointment. I really agree with your Rheumatologist on this one! Your blood work indicates that you do have Lupus and Antiphospholipid Syndrome. ... (17 replies)
Flouresant lights
Mar 11, 2003
... which is the safest drug to use. ... (7 replies)
... That really sucks that it will cost so much to take this guy to court. And he really deserves it. My question is, howcome this attorney didn't tell you over the phone that he had never dealt with a case like this? ... (37 replies)
... the Dr. said I am pretty much negative for Lupus due to lab results and the fact that I've been dealing with this since I was 22 and blood work has not gotten worse. ... (20 replies)
Mild pain in chest
Nov 11, 2006
... I know, it does probably sound crazy that I am only taking the one dose a day of Plaquenil, and I am going to make an effort now to do two, like I should, because reading about your situation has motivated me. ... (9 replies)




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