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

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Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
5/25/2013 9:14:16 AM

Reviewer: Bushman, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Significant decrease in morning stiffness and flares

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
4/26/2013 9:26:10 AM

Reviewer: Owen, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was diagnosed with severe and aggressive RA 27 months ago. After 6 months of methotrexate (20mg), Diclofenac, prednisolone, and Plaquenil, I was transferred to Cimzia (every 2 weeks) and methotrexate (15mg). From the first month on Cimzia, I have had minimal morning stiffness, no aches and pains unless I work too long or don't get enough sleep, and all my blood markers have been normal. But ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
3/25/2013 11:13:33 PM

Reviewer: winny, Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I started cimzia in January and found relief within 2 days. I have had RA for 25 years and am on meth, pred, arthrotec. After 3 months my pain seems to be returning, has anyone else experienced this? Also dizziness, fatigue and anxiety is becoming a problem.

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
2/13/2013 1:35:14 AM

Reviewer: bnell, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Because Medicare won't allow me ro have this drug but every 4 weeks...that 4th week is painful..And they won't cover the cost of the letting me sekf-inject. Every 4 weeks i have to go to the dr. office and have them do the injectiins,,,which in tuen adds more cost to the meds. And not being able to self-inject i am homeboungd. I have a three week window in which to travel. Not to mentio ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
2/3/2013 3:36:13 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Love it, nothing seemed to help and I was beginning to give up hope. Dr. prescribed Cimzia it took a couple of months but my levels are coming down and I'm feeling so much better.

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