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    Condition: Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
    3/23/2016 9:31:35 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was on enbrel for 10 years. In the last year of use, it wasn't working quite as well anymore. Doc switched me to stelara. I cant say it has improved the psoriasis. In fact, spots on my legs that disappeared with enbrel are returning with stelara. Three month spacing doesn't seem to work with this medicine. Disappointed. Going to ask doc for another biologic.

    Condition: Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
    11/25/2015 1:12:16 PM

    Reviewer: SB425, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have had psoriasis for 20 years. I had a bad experience with photo therapy (the dermatologist gave me 2nd degree burns)and since then I have not been able to get my psoriasis under control. I was on remicade at the time and it was working until the break out hit from the burn (I was also on Methotrexate). I have been on stelara for a few months and it started to clear after the loading doses b ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
    11/2/2015 8:40:22 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Works better than Humira or Enbrel. Would be more convenient if you didn't have to go to the doctor for the injection. However, concerned about possible side effects. Considerable joint pain after use. Especially knees. Also constant nasal drainage/congestion. Wonder if anyone else has noticed these possible side effects.

    Condition: Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
    6/17/2015 11:00:28 AM

    Reviewer: AlyssaD, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been Stelara for a little over 2 years now, and I am so thankful to say I've been completely clear for those 2 years. It took about 2 weeks for the medication to take effect, but I haven't had any issues or side effects at all. I have been on absolutely everything and have had psoriasis since I was 9, so finally finding a medication that has worked, I'm going to hold on to thi ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
    1/29/2015 2:25:23 PM

    Reviewer: George, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Excellent effectiveness with no known or apparent side effects for this user. Much more effective than Enbril or Humira. After 30+ years of multiple and various failed therapies, I believe Stelara has proven to work quite effectively for me.

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