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An_250138 posted:
I have been taken MTX for six months, I feel little better but not a lot. I still have swelling knees. Today I saw a new rheumatologist and he asked me to stop MTX. I take 15 mg per week since Oct. I feel like it's too soon to stop this medicine since this si slow medicine. I don't know how long is this medicine takes to work ? Should I listen to the Doc. to switch to ibuprofen. I
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