Thank you for replying. As you can see by the timing of my response, I certainly DO have a lot going on and I am not managing it very well! -83D-E14
Right now I have stomach flu so my Humira is on hold!
Thx again! AngelinaView Thread
You definitely need drs who will listen and help you! Do not settle! You have many years ahead of you.
Ask about CYMBALTA & tell them how down u have been feeling fro pain, as i swear I wouldn't be here without it! Pls keep posted - we all care! please keep ur chin up!View Thread
I realize its been a year but I'm new to this site and saw tour post and lights flashed!! I too had fertility probs & I insisted (ok DEMANDED) that my on/gun do progesterone tests the minute I got preg. And guess what? Bottomed out both times 'yes I would've miscarried both wothout a doubt! DR asked me how I knew - I'm a pharmacist and I realllllly did my HW bc I knew I was at risk to miscarry (I had severe endometriosis ....also autoimmune which affects that too)!! I hope u have not given up!!
My heart is w you, 100%!!!View Thread
Hi Angie -I am Angelina! So sorry to hear all u have been thru! Ironically it sounds alot like mine - same issue w my Ana's initially very high then it dropped off but symptoms worsened to point that we r trying Humira now (very scary!)!!! Have u ever tested for MS??? I am tested every few years bc symptoms r overlapping. Just a thought - I don't mean to scare u, ok?!
Hang in there - idk how I am!!View Thread
I am new here! I have Lupus, RA, FIBRO and Raynaud's, 42 yo, 2 kids 9 & 11 (my angels!) and diagnosed x 7 yrs. Ive tried nearly every med out there - still severe pain, fatigue x3, fog, joint & muscle pain/damage, reflux fro MEDS -had GI bleed almost killed me from ulcers that broke open! So many other things - too many to name!
I am just very curious about any success w biologicals like Humira??? Thx!!View Thread
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