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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Cimzia subcutaneous.

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Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
9/2/2009 9:29:31 PM

Reviewer: Aubrey, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was diagnosed with JRA at 10months of age. I have been on every treatment available including gold shots. I am 42yr now. I have just gotten my 2nd set of shots and the first set , I saw somewhat relief after the 4th day. My JRA hit me hard this yr staring in Jan. I have went downhill spending most days in bed. I was on Humira most recently Q 7 dy and wasnt helping. I also have Psoriatic Arthriti ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
9/1/2009 10:43:16 AM

Reviewer: Linda, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have had Rheumatoid Arthritis for 9 years. I have been on many drugs that my system over time has made ineffective. This will be my 3rd month on Cimzia. I have seen good control of the RA, but the shots are extremely painful, very burning. I am used to pain, but this is terrible. I am wondering if the mg strength of the dosage plays a role and if the preservative used in the medication is also ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
8/30/2009 9:11:25 PM

Reviewer: jessbee, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have had rheumatoid arthritis since i was a child and i am 27 years old, i had an allergic reaction to humira and enbrel so i was nervous about the cimzia. i have had 2 injections and so far so good. i am currently trying to ween myself off of methotrexate so that i can become pregnant in the next year, so hopefully the cimzia will work. i will keep posting my progress.

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
8/21/2009 6:10:30 PM

Reviewer: SherBear, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was on Enbrel for a year and Remicade for a year (but due to the ridiculous cost of Remicade...I chose to change.) I am now on Cimzia and have only received one injection and due for another in 2 days. My body is ready for some kind of treatment because the Remicade is gone and I am feeling the RA hitting a level I haven't experienced in a while. I have tried to research this drug on the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
7/27/2009 11:46:16 PM

Reviewer: mommyofthree, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have only taken the first dose of the medication but had some scary side effects. About four hours after injecting Cimzia I was awoken by severe dizziness, numbness of my tongue, tingling in my arms, hands, and legs, shortness of breath, swelling of my lips...I have never felt like this before. I had been on Enbrel for 5 years and I have not had any allergies to medication before. I have had a ... Show Full Comment

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