Lupus

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(Systemic lupus erythematosus)
Systemic lupus erythematosus , often abbreviated to SLE or lupus, is a systemic autoimmune disease (or Autoimmunity conn...
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Prednisone 16,424 Plaquenil 15,901 Methotrexate 6,005
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CellCept
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Solu Medrol
Other name: Mycophenolate Mofetil (Mycophenolate Mofetil)
Other name: Methylprednisolone (Methylprednisolone)
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3.0
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Lupus*
Autoimmune*
Inflammation*
Joint Pain*
Lupus Nephritis*
Kidney Disease*
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MS
Inflammation
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Lupus
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Mycophenolic acid International Nonproprietary Name or mycophenolate is an Immunosuppression drug used to prevent Transplant rejection in organ transplantation. It was initially marketed as the prodrug mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) to improve ...
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Methylprednisolone is a synthetic glucocorticoid or corticosteroid drug. It is marketed in the USA and Canada under the brand names Medrol and Solu-Medrol. It is also available as a generic drug.It is a variant of prednisolone, methylated at carbon 6 of ...
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Top Concerns
Cel
Nausea
8
Weight Gain
5
Hair Loss
5
Rash
4
Shortness Of Breath
3
Fever
2
Stomach Problems
2
Diabetes
2
Itching
2
Cough
2
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Sol
Weight Gain
7
Metallic Taste
2
UTI
1
Tachycardia
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Withdrawal
1
Mood Swings
1
Myelitis
1
Restless
1
Psychotic
1
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Hair Loss
Cel
Sol
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Rash
Cel
Sol
4
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Shortness Of Breath
Cel
Sol
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Cel
Sol
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Stomach Problems
Cel
Sol
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Diabetes
Cel
Sol
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Itching
Cel
Sol
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0
Cough
Cel
Sol
2
0
Weight Gain
Sol
Cel
7
5
Metallic Taste
Sol
Cel
2
0
UTI
Sol
Cel
1
0
Tachycardia
Sol
Cel
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Sol
Cel
1
0
Withdrawal
Sol
Cel
1
0
Mood Swings
Sol
Cel
1
0
Myelitis
Sol
Cel
1
0
Restless
Sol
Cel
1
0
Psychotic
Sol
Cel
1
0
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About CellCept
Mycophenolic acid International Nonproprietary Name or mycophenolate is an Immunosuppression drug used to prevent Transplant rejection in organ transplantation. It was initially marketed as the prodrug mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) to improve ...
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About Solu Medrol
Methylprednisolone is a synthetic glucocorticoid or corticosteroid drug. It is marketed in the USA and Canada under the brand names Medrol and Solu-Medrol. It is also available as a generic drug.It is a variant of prednisolone, methylated at carbon 6 of ...
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totally impressed. I take Cellcept. I am on a very large...
" ...impressed. I take Cellcept. I am on ...3 years ago. I went from being paralyzed to walking with braces and a cane. The Cellcept and SoluMedrol infusions helped me significantly. Kee... "

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cellcept for many years with no side effects. You would...
" ...days if IV solumedrol and that really has me upside down. Just seems so weird that its been helpful and non problematic ...been taking cellcept for many years with no side effects. You would... "

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(with my afo's on). I have to use a cane but it is amazing...
" ...it. I was given SoluMedrol infusions ...Have you tried the Solu Medrol infusions? Or Cellcept? I was wheelchair bound and I am finally taking steps (with my afo's on). I have to use a cane but i... "

Cellcept, or it could just be the \"normal\" course of my...
" ...a course of Cytoxan/Solumedrol, which did nothing ...that time, my neurologist prescribed Cellcept for me. I ...That could be the Cellcept, or it could just be the \"normal\" course of my MS... "

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exchange. Also take 200 mg of Cellcept daily. Sure is...
" ...prior to Gamunex and were they as effective? I had ...seen improvement. IV solumedrol every three weeks keeps my pain under control much of ...exchange. Also take 200 mg of Cellcept daily. ... "

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has made a bigger difference in slower the CIDP down in me...
" ...mg of cellcept a day and had a problem with the nausea, the doctor ...drugs I take the cellcept with either ...form. The cellcept has made a bigger difference in slower the CIDP down in me. ... "

can no longer tolerate the Solumedrol, just prednisone. It...
" I take Mestinon and Cellcept but I have had Solumedrol frequently because I also have MS. Because of the MG I can no longer tolerate the Solumedrol, just prednisone. It caused severe... "

and IV SoluMedrol has helped me go from paralyzed to...
" I have not tried it myself as the Cellcept and IV SoluMedrol has helped me go from paralyzed to walking with braces... Still wish I could just be healed. However, I have had several... "

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do P/E and it works well for me. I also take Cellcept
" ...to 100 mg/day) and solumedrol (1000mg IV / week). ...tapering off the solumedrol. I know it is probly not recommended but for me there was no side effect of being off ...for me. I also take... "

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put me on Cellcept. It isn't working at all I know about...
" ...treat flares with Solumedrol which doesn't work for me as well as ACTH. I was on Betaseron for 20 years and the progression of symptoms ...they diagnosed NMO and put me on Cellcept. It isn't w... "

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