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Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
2/24/2010 8:01:13 PM

Reviewer: bob, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
satisfied, dont eat much thou.

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
2/20/2010 4:23:47 PM

Reviewer: suzmar, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Been on it over 2 yrs after a short course of methatrexate (that didn't help at all_. Take it with Plaqunil. I do blood work evey 2 months to check liver etc.

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
1/19/2010 1:13:49 PM

Reviewer: leflunomide Oral, 65-74 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:
After trying several other medications for RA, found this one to be most effective

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
12/28/2009 11:17:47 AM

Reviewer: Starr, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been using this drug for about 3 months as my doctor told me it takes 30-45 days to become active. I take this along with prednisone. I wake up every day with pains in my hands and wrists. Sharp shooting pains run from my shoulder to my fingers. I experienced some hair loss and have developed a rash on my shoulders. My flare ups still occur and because this is all new to me this is the o ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
12/19/2009 6:54:34 PM

Reviewer: AC, 65-74 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My right arm iches and hurts when I scratch my nose is running I sweat my right side hurts I was taking Enbrel 50 mgs. per week I have a head ach when I wake up . Most morning some times the blood rushes to my head if I stand up to fast and I become dizzy and have to lay down . I seem to be losing my appetite I have been eating a lot of fruit because I don't aseem hungry and I am more forge ... Show Full Comment

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