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Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
5/8/2013 3:15:32 PM

Reviewer: JenMom, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Shortly after taking Humira, histoplasmosis raged through her body, leading to sepsis and she ended up on life support. While the makers of Humira ask doctors to test their patients for tuberculosis, they do not test for histoplasmosis. This lack of proactive testing for histoplasmosis needs to be corrected. She has had two brain bleeds and strokes since the sepsis. While the TV ads talk about  ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
4/3/2013 8:11:25 AM

Reviewer: lindy23, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have had RA since I was 17 (now 42), been on numerous different meds over the years. Now on Humira and really not happy. I suffer quite badly from depression and this just seemed to make it 100 times worse. I felt ill too but it was more the mental side that upset me more. I could quite easily have walked out the front door and never come back. Anxiety was bad, wouldn't go out unless I ab ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
3/5/2013 10:46:28 AM

Reviewer: 30 years with Arthritis, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Hi, I have had Arthritis since I was 3 years of age it, I am now 33. I've been using Humira for 12 years, I could hardly walk before starting on the Humira. I have never had any side effects. I am very happy with the Humira injection,

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
1/10/2013 5:43:58 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I whole heartedly agree w/ Devastsed-this drug SHOULD be pulled from ALL pharmacies!I was on Humira for 8mos.,started feeling extremely tired(thought it was flare-up begining from R.A.which was common for me),and dry,flaky patches of skin on my face& chest. I then noticed a little white head pimple on my lower right lip, (a place where NOBODY gets pimples.)Had already made appt.for the dry fla ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
12/7/2012 7:31:39 AM

Reviewer: soreMarilyn, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Just started taking Humira along with Arava and prednisone. Felt a bit funny after the first shot but no other problems. Using the pen seemed to hurt more than a syringe would. So far, so good. No swelling of my joints or pain.

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