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The pamphlet has for me not to take acetaminophen(Tylenol) while taking Plaquenil. I was wondering what I can take for pain. I really don't want to take anything that will make me foggy. I just want a littlerelief from the pain.
Thank you @Cheerryderabra that was one of the things I was worried about. When I read the pamphlet and I saw that after I had just started back taking Tylenol. For a while I was just trying to deal… read more
Does anyone suffers from migraines? If so what do you recommend for the pain?. I've tried Extra strength Tylenol, Tylenol with codeine, Hydrocodone seems like nothing works. Benadryl seems to work but I just can't take it when I'm working because it makes me sleepy.
Chronically. Especially during flares. Prescription medication did me no help other than this one years ago, but it causes heart problems, which nobody with lupus needs. My life saver was Excedrin… read more
Often times i get headaches but not ordinary headaches , im wondering if some of you experienced headaches that all yoh wany to do Is just sleep or take Tylenol just to away?Do you have any suggestions or tips?
I just got diagnosed this week. My joints hurt so bad and are on fire, I am in tears every day and sometimes can't move. While I am waiting to get into the rheumatologist, my primary put me on Prednisone 5mg once daily. She said it should help with the pain. I started taking it Friday and I know it's only been 2 days, but this pain has been going on for awhile now and I'm a bit impatient at this point. I have a job that I can't miss (single mom with bills). Just wondering, from anyone else's… read more
I know this is late, but I think what you are describing is one of the hardest parts to accept about lupus. Our bodies are in constant fight mode and the pain is almost always a constant. Learning to… read more
I am not a pill popper, but I am in so much pain. Has anyone on here use tramadol and if so, how did it work for your pain, and of course, side effects. Go for more bloodwork tomorrow and see rheumatologist on the 13th, just need to get some of this edge off
Has anyone had surgery to replace the disintegrated joints and organs? If so what do you do to help with pain? The only meds I take are Ibuprofen 800's. I'm at a loss as how to help myself anymore, I've had 7 surgeries going on 8 if I go through with it. some sound advice would be appreciated.
I've had so many surgeries I keep falling apart. I had no option but surgery.i suffer alot with pain. Tylenol arthritis helps but imuran has been the ground breaking med for me it helps me enough to… read more
What works for one person doesn't work for others ,those pills don't work for me. Am on something stronger and it works but getting weak . don't need anything else I don't want to become a junky. So I… read more
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