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Rheumatoid arthritis methotrexate weight gain

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Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

I have a hypo thyroid and have been on medication for over 15 years - but still continue to have weight gain issues. I was recently diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis - how concerned should I ... View answer

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Dr.  Michelle Gibson James MD

My rheumatologist diagnosed me with Rheumatoid Arthritis after examining multiple joints and after describing my pain. My pain is mirrored in multiple joints. He put me on Methotrexate before my blood... View answer

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Dr. Mahesh Kumar T S MD

I am having extreme problems. I had a lot of dental work in the past. Crowns fillings etc. my mouth then healthy smile great. I have rhematiod arthritis . I ve been on methotrexate for several months. All my ... View answer

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Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

I was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis July 2016. I was on steriods for 3 months, then Methotrexate for 4 days...I could not tolerate it. I have been on Leflunomide (Arava) since Nov. 2016 at 20mg ... View answer

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Dr.  Michelle Gibson James MD

I have been diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis . I is now getting more prevalent, in "owie ...'m in now. I know the first thing to do is lose weight( obese ). Hurt areas are lower spine, neck, knees ... View answer

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Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Hi. I m on meds for rheumatoid arthritis and I m overweight. I take methotrexate, lyrica ... really hard to lose the weight. I m 5 3 and weigh between 220 & 225. I had 2 back surgeries a little... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Vaibhav Gandhi MD

I have RA and I gained weight when I stopped smoking last year. My Dr. is having me take out all dairy & sugar from my diet & eat gluten free foods. She tells me I can have any nuts except peanuts ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Rajinder Bajoria MD

hello doctor , I am 47 years old female from India. I feel ache in my muscles and joints . I feel stiffness and swelling in my body mostly in the morning. I am even gaining weight. If I take pain killer I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajinder Bajoria ( General Surgeon)
Dr.         Sunil Kumar Srivastava MD

some weight but tend to gain back. I am on 17 medications and supplements in including two types ... View answer

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Dr.  Vaibhav Gandhi MD

5 4 143 lbs 58 yr old female . In good health except I have rhumatoid arthritis and take methotrexate for it along with either ibrophen or naproxen, but not together , I switch off. I take calcium ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr.   Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

Hi I am sorry we do not give online prescription. It would be helpful if you consult your Primary care physician.

Dr. Charu Bansal MD

Hello get evaluated for Rheumatoid arthritis.

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

Seems to be rheumatoid arthritis or osteo-arthritis.