My Lupus is no longer being controlled well with prednisone and Imuran. Plus having ling term side effects with prednisone. My vision is being affected; have serious double vision and am being sent to a neuro-opthamologist to confirm cranial nerve involvement, eye muscles attacked (we already know this) , and neuro involvement. So doc is changing me to cellcept in a week and plan will be to change to cytoxin when neuro-opthamologist confirms neuro… read more
Hello, my name is Acey I was diagnosed with lupus when I was 14. (Possible showed signs at birth but unconfirmed)
I did infusions of cytoxin & steroids for six months between age 20-21 for my kidneys in 2009. All went well enough. I am a lot better.
Currently I am almost 28 yrs old & my hair is still clearly the complete opposite of my once 3x too thick, curly, frizzy, untamable hair. My hair is so thin, fine & brittle. I use organic & or baby… read more
I'm fairly new on this website. In the past I have done Cytoxan IV/prednisone etc to get my LN under control. Recently I have experienced a flare up and today my doctor told me I have to choose between Cytoxan/azathioprine or cellcept to get my flair down. ANy advice on which one is better or has less harsh side effects? I have never used cellcept and have one week to decide. Thanks alot!
I was wondering if anyone has or is taking 1 gram of cytoxan iv and Cellcept together? I am and you would think id have no immune system but my wbc is normal. I dont think my body is responding to treatment that well beside making me vomit and sick lol. Any experience would be helpful
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