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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of sulfasalazine oral.

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Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
8/2/2010 10:08:15 AM

Reviewer: diegod, 19-24 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

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Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
7/20/2010 10:25:46 PM

Reviewer: Miss Dee, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was diagnosed in 1993 @ 28 with RA and have been on so many differnt meds over the years. Many have since been taken off the market by FDA. In July 2009 I began seeing a new Rheumatologst recommended by my PCP. We tried 2 meds all with bad side effects. I began Sulfasalazine Sept 09 and have stabalized with 500 mg X 3 twice a day. It's been almost 1 year and I have less pain, stiffness and s ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
2/28/2010 8:37:27 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took 2 a day for 2 wks, then 3 a day for 2 wks, then graduated to 4 a day. By that 5th week, it felt like I was dying a slow death. I had brain fog, shortness of breath and heartburn after the smallest exertion, headaches, nausea, and extreme loss of appetite. I lost 8 pounds in those 5 weeks. The smell of food made me nauseaus. I couldn't tell if it helped my RA because I was still tak ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
2/17/2010 6:59:38 AM

Reviewer: lorraine, 55-64 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: 1

Comment:
Although it improved my ankylosing spondilitis unfortunately I experienced some side effects. A swelling of the throat that was there most days but subsequently acute pancreatitis resulting in hospitalisation and a damaged pancreas. This medication was withdrawn

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
1/26/2010 1:03:02 PM

Reviewer: done with it, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i was in hosp for it.And if you look deep you will also see the big hair loss that i was not told about... and a lot of it,bowels nausea bad after 4 weeks have a ziplock bag of it i'm so sick of trying things that make me sicker

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