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Wormymcsquirmy

747d

Hi there, I just wanted to ask and see if anyone’s on methotrexate, and if it helps? If it’s not too personal, what are you taking it for? My doctor suspects I have AS and put me on it and I just haven’t ever met anyone on it

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    • MushroomFern

      636d

      I'm on methotrexate for SLE. It does help a lot, but It comes with a lot of drawbacks for me personally

    • MushroomFern

      636d

      I'm on methotrexate for SLE. It does help a lot, but It comes with a lot of drawbacks for me personally

    • beingnotseeming

      680d

      I’m on methotrexate in addition to enbrel for my rheumatoid arthritis

    • Robotic

      680d

      I was put on Simponi injection for AS also helps with RA. Seems to lesson the pain. Hope this helps you

    • PBandJ

      686d

      8 pills a week for RA didn’t help I quit taking them.

    • GardenQueen

      721d

      I take four pills weekly for juvenile arthritis. I don’t have bad side effects as long as I take it after having a huge dinner and wait until close to bedtime before taking them. I’ve been on them for a few years now. I actually started on five pills but last year my doc and I decided we could try only four and I’ve been doing alright

    • JessicaG

      722d

      I'm on 6 pills every Thursday of mtx and I've been on it for 2 months now and feeling an improvement

    • inflamedfuturern

      743d

      I'm on it. 15 mL injection a week since January. It's not helping yet

      • inflamedfuturern

        743d

        @inflamedfuturern For inflammatory arthritis, unknown type

    • Snwuggl

      743d

      I’m on 7 pills a week for uveitis and jra

      • Snwuggl

        680d

        @Snwuggl Update: Just changed to 10 pills broken up into 1/2 in the morning and 1/2 at night for absorption. I have been on methotrexate for about 10 years now.

    • Yvauna

      746d

      I have been on methotrexate for a little over 2 years and I do notice a difference but make sure you are paying attention to your bodies signs

    • Sealionfeeder

      746d

      I was on methotrexate for RA but I could not tolerate it. Gave me severe headaches and diarrhea. I was basically out of commission for a whole day after each dose.

    • Psalms3115

      747d

      Hello, I'm on Methotrexate once a week 6 pills. Mine is to treat Wegner's Granulomatosis. It has helped me a ton.

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