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    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    4/25/2015 4:11:45 PM

    Reviewer: swimthin, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I took methotrexate pills but they upset my stomach. I switched to injectable methotrexate and have used for about 6 years. It has worked well for me. I also take Naproxen. Sometime I have intestinal discomfort, but GI doctors says there are no apparent problems. I have gradually increased methotrexate dosage over the years to keep RA symptoms at bay. Currently at .8 cc. Seems like it takes ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    3/30/2015 2:42:18 AM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been on methotrexate for 9 years! I rarely have any flare-ups and can't believe how well it has worked for me. I hope it continues. Sometimes feel a little nauseous when I take the pills but reduced to 7 pills from 8, once a week and this has helped. (Take 4 in the morning after breakfast and 3 after dinner). So far, so good!

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    3/26/2015 12:48:30 PM

    Reviewer: gacie3006, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    Although I really felt a difference in the month that I took this med (w/plaquenil) the HAIR loss was too much for me! So now I'm going to try sulfasalazine...

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    3/2/2015 5:50:47 AM

    Reviewer: jmo2280, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    it has lots of unpleasant side effects but I will take them gladly mtx makes my ra tolerable, I take mtx, humira, prednisone and pain med this is the best med combo so far, if I could stay on mtx same dosage and dr not holding it because of bad labs I think my quality of life would improve more but its not always an option since labs are a factor and mtx causing low numbers Nd blood transfusions

    Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1/27/2015 12:56:24 PM

    Reviewer: Paul, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been taking this drug along with hydroxychloroquine and prednisone for more than 5 years and function normally. On occasion I may have a flare in different parts of my body. They seem to move around but generally last a day or so and a hot shower really helps. Lately I have been good and my RA doc wants me to cut back on the med but I am afraid. If it works why fix it. Down the road sid ... Show Full Comment

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