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

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Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
12/18/2009 1:00:30 PM

Reviewer: rockinrobin09, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
this medication causes nausea and upset stomach.

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
11/10/2009 6:49:48 AM

Reviewer: Sam Babu, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been taking Sulfasalazine 500MG X 4 = 2000Mg for nearly 4 years for my Rheumatoid Arthritis problem and I do not have pain at all as I also take Celebrex 200 Mg per day, Pain is reduced drastically but now I have developed Burning Feet Syndrome Burning is this is because of taking Sulfasalazine for 4 years if so what treatment I should take to get rid of Burning Feet Syndrome

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
11/10/2009 12:29:07 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Works better than Plaquenil, but still have bad hip pain. Doctor doubled my dose, now to 1000 mg 2x/day, hopefully will help. Diagnosed with RA last year, doctor resistant to putting me on a biologic, so I'm stuck with this.

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
11/6/2009 2:37:56 PM

Reviewer: hcaston, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The RH prescribed this despite knowing--oir perhaps forgetting--that I have GERD tendencies. After a couple of weeks, I told her there was "something funny" about it, she told me to restart the graduated dose anyway, and then we got hit by massive snow: I assumed the mid-sternum pain I was feeling was psychically caused from the NINETY inches of snow and being totally snowed in. It wasn ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
9/20/2009 2:18:03 AM

Reviewer: LaKeRGuRL86, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've had RA for about 2 yrs. now. My Dr added on sulfasalazine in combination with MTX, but this hasn't done anything to stop my joint pain. It's a waste.

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