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Some physicians say that Xeljanz may cause stomach ulcers. My wife developed ulcers and some of her doctors say it was caused by Xeljanz; other say not.

Judy
Drug and antib
If I need an antibiotic should I stop the medication? I know I had to stop Rheumicade
July 9, 2015
Had to have surgery, they hung iv antibiotics. Then they started the xelgans the next day. I was on much pain medication. Now what?
March 30, 2015
Sorry, I am taking Xeljans

ving been suicidal over my alopecia t...
" Tofacitinib Citrate The Cure To Alopecia http://guardianlv.com/2014/06/baldness-cure-discovered/ Having been suicidal over my alopecia this is life... "

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has worked the best and given me the least problems. It's...
" I have used just about every other RA drug out there. Some ...stopped working after a while. Xeljanz has worked the best and given me the least problems. It's much easier to ...- it has cleared my... "

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In both cases, the PPP returned. Once I restarted Xeljanz...
" I've been on Xeljanz for a while now ...gone. I had to stop Xeljanz twice due to liver enzyme issues (caused by another drug I was on). In both cases, the PPP returned.... "

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first week of taking the Xeljanz. The fatigue is a killer...
" ...Lupus & Sjogren's Syndrome. Joint pain stopped after the first week of taking the Xeljanz. The fatigue is a killer ...all three of these. Had more energy right away which... "

been on a Xeljanz medical study for Psoriasis for 3 years...
" I've been on a Xeljanz medical study for Psoriasis for 3 years now and within 1 month 99% of my Psoriasis was gone. I tolerate the drug well...no side effects except for a 20% rise... "

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have been taking XelJanz for several months. My inflamation...
" I have been taking XelJanz for several months. My inflamation markers on the last Vectra test showed higher levels than ever. The side effects are a huge concern to most Drs. Europe banned it... "

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are horrible (diarrhea, headaches,depression, sore throat...
" ...everything. My DR recently put me on Xeljanz I'm not sure yet I feel a little better but the side affects are horrible (diarrhea, headaches,depression, sore throat) just to start with. ...related to the... "

www.webmd.com
are horrible (diarrhea, headaches,depression, sore throat...
" ...everything. My DR recently put me on Xeljanz I'm not sure yet I feel a little better but the side affects are horrible (diarrhea, headaches,depression, sore throat) just to start with. ...related to the... "

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Richard
Some physicians say that Xeljanz may cause stomach ulcers. My wife developed ulcers and some of her doctors say it was caused by Xeljanz; other say not.

Judy
Drug and antib
If I need an antibiotic should I stop the medication? I know I had to stop Rheumicade
July 9, 2015
Had to have surgery, they hung iv antibiotics. Then they started the xelgans the next day. I was on much pain medication. Now what?
March 30, 2015
Sorry, I am taking Xeljans

ving been suicidal over my alopecia t...
" Tofacitinib Citrate The Cure To Alopecia http://guardianlv.com/2014/06/baldness-cure-discovered/ Having been suicidal over my alopecia this is life... "

www.webmd.com
has worked the best and given me the least problems. It's...
" I have used just about every other RA drug out there. Some ...stopped working after a while. Xeljanz has worked the best and given me the least problems. It's much easier to ...- it has cleared my... "

www.inspire.com
In both cases, the PPP returned. Once I restarted Xeljanz...
" I've been on Xeljanz for a while now ...gone. I had to stop Xeljanz twice due to liver enzyme issues (caused by another drug I was on). In both cases, the PPP returned.... "

www.webmd.com
first week of taking the Xeljanz. The fatigue is a killer...
" ...Lupus & Sjogren's Syndrome. Joint pain stopped after the first week of taking the Xeljanz. The fatigue is a killer ...all three of these. Had more energy right away which... "

been on a Xeljanz medical study for Psoriasis for 3 years...
" I've been on a Xeljanz medical study for Psoriasis for 3 years now and within 1 month 99% of my Psoriasis was gone. I tolerate the drug well...no side effects except for a 20% rise... "

www.mdjunction.com
have been taking XelJanz for several months. My inflamation...
" I have been taking XelJanz for several months. My inflamation markers on the last Vectra test showed higher levels than ever. The side effects are a huge concern to most Drs. Europe banned it... "

www.webmd.com
are horrible (diarrhea, headaches,depression, sore throat...
" ...everything. My DR recently put me on Xeljanz I'm not sure yet I feel a little better but the side affects are horrible (diarrhea, headaches,depression, sore throat) just to start with. ...related to the... "

www.webmd.com
are horrible (diarrhea, headaches,depression, sore throat...
" ...everything. My DR recently put me on Xeljanz I'm not sure yet I feel a little better but the side affects are horrible (diarrhea, headaches,depression, sore throat) just to start with. ...related to the... "

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