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Methotrexate for RA
We analyzed what people said about Methotrexate and compared it to other RA medications
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** I was on mtx for a year and it worked great for me wh...
" ...posted by mishelle ** I was on mtx for a year and it worked great for me while I ...up all my spot,and had normal blood work the whole time,the only ...Ive tried puva before mtx,that did nothing for me.... "
that time I've been on the above drugs. No side effects....
" ...negative hype here about MTX and biologicals. The people who are doing well aren't here. The ones who had problems or weren't helped are the noisemakers. The main reason I wrote my blog is to say,... "
back. So I'm back on the MTX until the Imuran kicks...
" ...I was also taken off MTX at the same time and ...came rushing back. So I'm back on the MTX until the Imuran kicks ...and knows you can have normal blood work and still have a... "
its such a toxic drug it probably needs full blood work...
" ...defeciencies is different to the normal blood work for liver function etc. I'm ...in vit D because of mtx, so I am permanently on ...be low on with mtx. I think its such a toxic drug it probably needs full... "
with dermatologists. I am now on methotrexate and 7.5 mg of...
" ...dismissed ! have you tried a course of prednisone to see if it ...I would respond. I have completely normal blood work. It has taken me 6 ...with dermatologists. I am now on methotrexate and 7.5 mg of... "
having \"normal\" blood work is not unusual. I ho...
" ...elevated sed rates, so having \"normal\" blood work is not unusual. I hope ...the inflammation that may cause damage to your joints, like Methotrexate. Praying you get some relief soon!... "
eek. But, I've only been taking MTX for a few years, and ju...
" ...week. But, I've only been taking MTX for a few years, and ...injceted weekly for ten years, normal blood work was 6 months with - ...is - normal for follow up blood test with Methotrexate... "
really sick then. Her normal blood work showed way off, to...
" ...got really sick then. Her normal blood work showed way off, to the ...do any more test. Her fever finally broke. She's still ...and off her Embrel and Methotrexate but she can still take her Mobic. She will... "
that I have responed to the MTX so well. Now I have...
" ...we may have to go aggressive with meds MTX biologic because of ...in some toes. I started MTX right away 4 weeks ...I'm very pleased that I have responed to the MTX so well. Now I have some... "
and have been taking Methotrexate since 2006 along with...
" ...68 myself and have been taking Methotrexate since 2006 along with folic ...back normal but definitely have RA. There are other tests ...can be done besides the normal blood work that will point it up... "
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