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Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
3/7/2013 4:25:10 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been on this drug for 6 weeks and increase from 10mg to 15mg. I can see no improvement with the pain. I get stomach cramps when I take the meds and then nausea for a couple of days.

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
11/23/2012 9:32:25 PM

Reviewer: 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:
This is the only drug that has worked for my mild-to-moderate seronegative RA, and I initially tried not to take it due to fear of side effects. When I was diagnosed 5 years ago, I tried anti-inflammatories, Plaquenil, sulfasalizine, Arava, and the biologics. All of those either didn't improve my symptoms or caused unbearable or scary side effects. I will not take prednisone. Eventually, I gav ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
9/29/2012 10:55:52 AM

Reviewer: dddd, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This is a wonder drug. Worked right off the bat!

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
7/16/2012 9:23:45 PM

Reviewer: wendy21, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on it for 3 mths. i have been getting severe headaches four days a week, very nauseas and am now getting dizzy spells. it has helped my hands but not worth all the side effects. the dr. called today and left a message saying my liver function was high. calling tomorrow and stopping the meds.

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
6/8/2012 12:52:05 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Side affects of this drug were Growths on the bones which were painful. Had to get what appears to be unnecessary surgery to remove. After stopping the use of this drug all of the remaining Growths went away.

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