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Inflammation (Latin, wikt:en:inflammo number Latin, “I ignite, set alight”) is part of the complex biological response of Blood ve...
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Flector vs Methotrexate

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Other name: Trexall (Trexall)
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Diclofenac (marketed under many brand names, see below: number Trade names) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) taken to reduce inflammation and as an analgesic reducing pain in certain conditions.The name is derived from its chemical name...
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Methotrexate (International Nonproprietary Name) , abbreviated MTX and formerly known as amethopterin, is an antimetabolite and antifolate drug. It is used in treatment of cancer, autoimmune diseases, ectopic pregnancy, and for the induction...
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Diclofenac (marketed under many brand names, see below: number Trade names) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) taken to reduce inflammation and as an analgesic reducing pain in certain conditions.The name is derived from its chemical name...
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Methotrexate (International Nonproprietary Name) , abbreviated MTX and formerly known as amethopterin, is an antimetabolite and antifolate drug. It is used in treatment of cancer, autoimmune diseases, ectopic pregnancy, and for the induction...
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the shot. Flector patches are helping me too over my SI jo...
" Hi Petra: I just wanted you to know I take injectable methotrexate and it is helping. Can't say I am ...pain has decreased. I tolerate Methotrexate better than biologics. Methotrexate helps ...day of the... "

ast week she gave me this thing called a Flector Patch?...
" ...because of that. Well when I went to the doctor last week she gave me this thing called a Flector Patch? I have never heard ...patch? Side note, I am allergic to Methotrexate, Enbrel, Humira and... "

i have to use Flector patches for the inflammation, pills...
" oh--something i discovered--i take my mtx at nite, not as much ...sleep all afternoon. now i take it thursday nite, and sleep all nite! almost as good as a sleeping pill! :) my humira has helped my hands... "

too while using the Flector patches? Just curious.All I...
" ...oral NSAIDs too while using the Flector patches? Just curious. All I ...from SI joints I have little fusion but lots of enthesitis and I take Humira, Feldene, Morphine,... "

well placed Flector has gotten me through, Oh and I st...
" Not with MTX but with Enbrel..... I missed 2 doses and an ...yelled at one of my grand kids (a first) Hot pacs, voltarin, and well placed Flector has gotten me through, Oh and... "

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ith cortisone, I use Flector pads over my hips at night...
" ...over the past few months - and I've been on MTX 5 years. Is your arm tingling all the time, ...shot with cortisone, I use Flector pads over my hips at ...also decided to get new MTX, just in case the stuff... "

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ing. I am currently on Mtx 7 pills a week, celebrex 1 tim...
" ...advice seeking. I am currently on Mtx 7 pills a week, celebrex ...got pain patches (lidocain and flector during the day) okay - ...stomach? (okay, I do take the occassional tylenol - which is allowed)... "

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Flector patches seem to be giving me some relief without...
" ...to me. I have had chronic inflammation in my knees for ...are out. Currently the Topical Flector patches seem to be giving me some relief without disturbing my stomach. I haven't tried the... "

I am currently using Flector patches on my back and...
" ...there! I am currently using Flector patches on my back and taking Celebrex twice a day. I failed Humira, methotrexate and sulfasalazine. I took one... "

atch, Etodolac, and a signed up for a trial or Ocrelizumab....
" ...of two, 12yr girl DX with lupus in June, and a 5yr boy. I have been lurking on the board since DX 9/07 currently on MTX, flector pain patch, Etodolac, and a signed up for a trial or Ocrelizumab. I... "

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