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... e. We suspected regular run of the mill migraines at first, then Lupus migraines. We then moved to thinking a side effect of CellCept. After taking me off the CellCept and sending me into the hospital without getting rid of the headaches we moved to a condition called Psuedotumor Cerebri, which I definetly have. ... (10 replies)
... With the Lupus have they looked at results that the medications cellcept or imuran has? ... (8 replies)
... I am trying to get my life situated to switch to Cellcept instead of the prednisone to keep my kidneys doing well. What is holding me back is that I want to attempt a pregnancy first. ... (6 replies)

Too many DXs?????
Jul 25, 2005
... Many other drugs have come out since this post, Cellcept one of them, Rituximab another. Another one is brewing, currently in Phase 3 trials I believe. ... (19 replies)
Nov 11, 2004
... be happy with that. I just assumed I should stop the plaquenil, maybe I should ask to be sure. The doctor did mention trying Provigil after I have been on the Cellcept for a while. IT is a medicine to help with the fatigue? ... (9 replies)
Nov 9, 2004
... pred, plaq, cellcept and methotrexate. They are trying to get me off of the prednisone but I will remain on the others. ... (9 replies)
Nov 8, 2004
... Yes, yes, yes!!!!! I was put on Cellcept in January of 2002. At the time, my nephrologist wanted to try it. It's indicated for those who've had a kidney transplant to prevent rejection of the kidney. ... (9 replies)
Nov 8, 2004
... I just saw my doctor and he has decided to go with CellCept instead of methotrexate because he said he felt it would do better with helping my joint pain. Do you have any experience with Cellcept? ... (9 replies)
... By my last appointment in October, I had decided that I simply could not take the Cellcept yet because of the risk of infertility. ... (4 replies)
... d but it wasn't bad at all. I had a great doctor! Anyway, from that they determined that I have a lot of kidney damage and I was put on Cellcept. At the time, cellcept was used for people who had kidney transplants in order to prevent rejection but my nephrologist wanted to try it with me to see if it could help. ... (4 replies)
Cytoxan and Lupus
Sep 15, 2004
... he can start her on cellcept first to see if it helps. ... (18 replies)
... I too have lupus 55 yr male....I had both blood and protein in my urine and i have been on Cellcept med for it. Cellcept is a drug they give to kidnet transplant paients. It seems to do the job but its a pain to take it 200mg 2hours before a meal and 4hrs after.. ... (19 replies)
... I too was on that for 6 months thru IV, and then by mouth for another year.. My doctors switched me to cellcept , and will have to now monitor me over the next couple of years, because ... the cytoxin can cause bladder cancer.. ... (15 replies)
Lupus injection
May 6, 2014
... muran, Arava, etc, and may spare the use of large doses of Prednisone. I took it for 2 infusions, but had to stop. I had tried all the aforementioned meds, plus Cellcept in past, with continuing symptoms that were not well controlled. Some patients do great and others do not. It is certainly not a first line medication. ... (3 replies)
... Sorry I could not be of more help. I looked up the side effects it listed both weight loss and weight gain. I only took plaquenil for a few weeks, I am allergic to it. I am not familiar with the other medication at all. (5 replies)
... I was officially diagnosed with LUPUS SLE today, and I was put on Mycophenolate 500 mg "CellCept" this is the main medicine specifically for the lupus and 40 mg of Prednisone which I have read horror stories about taking for a long period of time. This all took 4 months to diagnose I was hospitalized for two weeks and they all thought I had Lymphoma. I have lost a lot of my... (1 replies)
... Jujuz, hi. I'm glad to read your post, that you found a new rheumatologist, and that Cellcept is helping. ... (48 replies)
... Hi Vee! I'm not sure where we left off exactly...I've made alot of changes and have learned some new things and am in the process of learning also. I changed rheumatologists and I'm now being treated with Cellcept. I"m feeling SO much better. My brain fog is clearer, my rashes are WAY better. I am seeing a new neurologist. He is still testing me, EMG, EEG, more MRI's. ... (48 replies)
... Good morning. In her shoes, I'd speak with dr(s) right away. I think she'd want to rule out dangerous fluid retention, because that's one thing that can cause rapid weight gain (and there may be other things as well). Let us know how she's doing, best wishes, Vee (1 replies)
... I have lupus, RA and host of other ailments. I have recently developed myositis, confirmed by high CPKs and EMG. What treatments have others with this found helpful? I am already on Placquenil, MTX max dose injections, and Prednisone 10mg day. Don't want to raise Pred, as I have had repeated spontaneous rib fractures in spite of being on Boniva monthly, calcium and Vit D. I do... (2 replies)

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