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diablo53901 posted:
I have had severe Poly Rheumatoid Arthritis since I was 17, and I am going to be 55 this year, and have been on numerous medications to control it. Back in the 90's I was taking Viox, which worked great, then it was banned. In '08 I started to take Enbrel, and it was like a miracle drug. My severe pain stopped within days of starting it. Now for the past couple of months it has come back.What would cause this? I have noticed bruising on my upper arms, and some nausea about 20 minutes after I eat. Would these symptoms be connected? I do have appointments to see my family doctor and my Arthritis specialist in the next couple of days. But sure would like a heads up before I go.
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xperky responded:
diablo, do you also take NSAID's, because they can cause bruising and stomach upset. Bring a complete list of meds and vitamins/herbs to your appointments. It's good you have those appointments right away. Sorry the Enbrel is less effective now. I hope you feel better soon.


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