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Arava for ra

Premium Questions

Dr. Naval Mendiratta MD

I get diarrhea from Arava is there anything I can take to help I need Arava for RA ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naval Mendiratta ( Rheumatologist)
Dr.     Shruti Rijhwani MD

I have Rheumatoid Arthritis . I am taking 10mg Arava daily plus 15mg Methotrexate weekly. I have ... it so my doctor recommends amoxicillin 875mg with Clavulic acid 875/125. He has suggested I stop Arava ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

I started Arava 2 weeks ago and the last 3 days I am experiencing palpitations, pulse is 92 ...' ex 15 years ago Arava prescription as Pred sparing drug. Am decreasing Pred from 20. xxxxx- XXXXXXX ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neeraj Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Indranil Ghosh MD

Hello - I have had a myriad of health issues - my Immuno wants me to take Arava now.. I have only taken one tablet so far - we wanted to try for a baby, but I see that we cant as Arava can cause birth ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indranil Ghosh ( Oncologist)
Dr. Naval Mendiratta MD

I HAD TO QUIT TAKING METHOTREXATE BECAUSE IT MAHE MY MOUTH SORE, WOULD YOU RECOMMEND ARAVA ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naval Mendiratta ( Rheumatologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

My sister, age 72 was diagnosed last year with RA. She has been on prednisone, but her dr. started her on Arava about 3 months ago. She s concerned about the effect it could have on her liver, because ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I have RA and Fibromyalgia. I had been taking Methotrexate injections once a week for 3 years until ... to start me on Arava. I am petrified of all these toxic medications. Is their any comfort you can offer ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

RA and I also have an extremely bad back (bulged discs, stress fracture, compression fracture, stenosis). A physician at Mayo Clinic started me on generic Arava this past June. This last month or so I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.     Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

I have been told that I have severe RA. I am taking .5mg of Prednisone to stave off symptoms. Every once a week I up the dose to 10mg. My Doctor wants to put me on Arava along with .5mg of Prednisone ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Varinder Joshi MD

I have diabetes, which has been stable for 8 yrs, average non fasting is 118. I took an RA drug, Arava, 8 days ago which I had to quit because of side effects. ut my bloos sugar has been climbing every ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Varinder Joshi ( General & Family Physician)