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    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    3/22/2020 2:44:29 AM

    Reviewer: Audene Marie, 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: 4

    Comment:
    I have been taking Xeljanz for 2 years. It has been life-changing for me. I still have flares but less often and less severe. Overall, I am able to do more than before I took it. None of the â??beginnerâ? RA drugs worked well for me. I do take prednisone every day. I have gained weight, some of that may be from having tka, both knees. People on average gain 8 pounds with knee replace ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    3/3/2020 5:58:45 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    First 6 weeks pain & swelling were getting better. Now it seems to have stopped working. Dr says to give it a bit longer. Blood pressure is elevated constant headache extremely ravenous constant hunger..

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    2/24/2020 11:31:38 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Experienced weight gain, acid reflux and no relief.

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1/21/2020 2:23:00 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have found this drug extremely effective with no discernible adverse side effects. I am able to exercise more and with much greater intensity than when I was on Humira (which was also highly effective for me for many years until it started to lose effectiveness). The combination of weights/aerobic exercise with this drug means for me that I have virtually no RA symptoms. Interestingly it has als ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1/8/2020 11:29:54 AM

    Reviewer: LilBlasta, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    After almost 5 years of treatment with so many different drugs including Humira this is the first time since diagnosis that I have felt well! I have been able to reduce my MTX by more than 1/2. I have been using Xeljanz about 8 months and I could tell it was working after about two weeks. Only concern is the high cost and how I'll afford it if they discontinue their assistance program.

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