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    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    10/6/2015 1:25:02 AM

    Reviewer: Outlook0330, 35-44 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I am 38 diagnosed with RA when I was 28. I have 2 fake knees and a fake left hip. I've taken Prednisone, Enbrel, Remicade, Humeria, and I'm currently taking MTX and Xeljanz. Sorry for any wrong spelling. The Xeljanz really does help manage the pain and leave only minimal swelling in a couple joints in my hands and wrists. My problem like others have mentioned is significant weight gain. I ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    10/2/2015 3:07:10 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I was diagnosed with RA and Lupus in 2012. I have been on MTX along with Humira (horrible side effects), Enbrel (still pain and swelling) and of course, prednisone. Finally tried Xeljanz (2 mos.) and I am pain/swelling free. No side effects except WEIGHT GAIN that is horrible. I have gained 10 lbs. since starting! The weight came on so fast. I'm questioning whether to continue Xeljanz...weigh ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    9/29/2015 3:26:05 PM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    9/28/2015 12:33:58 PM

    Reviewer: janys, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I started xeljanz four months ago when plaquinel stopped working. I felt pain relief after two months but now I am out of breath after walking one block and more exercise doesn't help.

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    8/24/2015 8:07:50 PM

    Reviewer: Wendy, 45-54 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    Nothing seems to work for me. My RA has progressed and gotten worse since diagnoses. I started with Humira, then Remicade ( bad allergic reaction) then Rituxan and now Xeljanz. I have gained about 15 lbs and it just keeps creeping. I have multiple auto immune problems, diabetes (on insulin), thyroid, also HBP, high cholesterol and I get shingles. ( shingles started when I was only 34). Any ... Show Full Comment

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