Is liver pain common with lupus? I’ve had an ultra sound scan and nothing shows up yet the pain is persisting. Has anyone else experienced this? Going to ask my doctor for a referral to a gastro at my next visit.
I have been in pain and had symptoms for 25 years but have recently had a positive ANA and been diagnosed with Lupus. My dr has prescribed plaquinil and have been taking it for less than a month and have seen no improvement as of yet. The problem is that He is weaning me off my ultram because of the plaquinil. So the pain is the same, less pain meds, same 40 hr week. Im at a crossroads of trying a new dr. Any suggestions?
I’ve been battling extreme nausea after being outside the past couple of days and wondering if anyone else has this reaction...
The first day I foolishly forgot my sunscreen and paid the price with 5+ hours of INTENSE nausea. The second day I was sure to apply [Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-Touch Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 100+] but I still ended up crawling back inside with tunnel vision + headache + nausea.
(No rashes or burns and I’m staying plenty hydrated with Pedialyte,… read more
Help! I can't take prednisone because I am allergic to it and Celebrex is not working for my pain and inflammation. Is there anything that I can request from my rheumatologist when I go to see him on Thursday. Also I want to stop my Plaquenil because I am having nightmares, horrible acne and my hair is falling out but not sure what other meds are good. Any suggestions would be appreciated!!! TIA
It anyone has had this please let me know and tell me if you found a cure. I had this after an ultra sound and it’s not acieties. This all started after being hospitalized with pancreatitis 3 months ago. I have gotten two steroid shots and lost about 10 pounds within a day from each of them only to have it come back a few weeks later. My abdomen will be up to the 10 inches larger around than it should be. I am very frustrated because I work really hard to… read more
My mouth is dry and so are my eyes, but this past week I noticed the ridge if my tongue and underneath it burns and is sore and leads uo to my teeth. My hubby looked and it was whitish with red spots. My tongue is a little pale which. My lips are dry and burn too. So, my dentist said to use Mycolog. Only on my lips and mycelex troches
Orally. I read that we can get thrush especially when our immune system is down, and it can get serious. The styles seems to be an occasional… read more
I hve started hydroxychloroquine 2 dAys ago and tonight i was getting a pain in my left arm like muscle weakness was very sore and uncomfortable seems to have went away amd also i have RA my knees feel so weak like they r about to snap i also take naproxen but still in alot of pain any advice? Thankyou