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    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    7/5/2016 10:44:23 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have been in for four weeks now. It has helped with flair ups ans swelling, but really find I'm tired. Almost surprises me that i need to sleep or nap right now.

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    6/12/2016 3:16:53 PM

    Reviewer: Pam, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Am not sure it does much but I can't afford the other treatments (biologics) so I have stayed with this drug. My hair is really thinning out though - may consider not using it and just staying with my anti-inflammatory.

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1/25/2016 9:38:04 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Take this with folic acid and humira, works best of what I have tried. Used to be on sulfaalzine, plaquenil and prednisone. Still have pain in hands, neck and knee, also dry itchy skin

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    12/14/2015 7:45:51 PM

    Reviewer: buckcreek, 65-74 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 on this drug for 2 years. I also take Simponi. I have no flares. I am tired a lot and have to take a nap each day but very much worth it. Just found out my lungs are covered with nodulers. No systoms but showed up in CT scan for another problem. I haven't talked to my RA doctor yet. Will see him Monday and hopefully will find out if this drug has this side effect.

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    11/21/2015 9:42:27 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    After being treating for bilateral knee pain with narcotics for osteoarthritis, swelling and unbearable aching to the point I could not sleep my new doc put me on methotrexate and within a week I was 90% pain free. It worked for me for over 8 months but it's back. Uping the dose and hoping for a repeat performance. Have three boys. Two 5 year olds and a 7. Wife is a nurse. Gotta be able to be ... Show Full Comment

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