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Top 10 Search Results for "fatigue"

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Is There Anyone That Take A Biologic But Still Have Lots Of Fatigue?

Is There Anyone That Take A Biologic But Still Have Lots Of Fatigue?

I am on my second biologic. I have tried Humira and 6 most later my body attacked the meds. I am now on Cosetyx. It's been about 8 weeks and I still feel so fatigued. I was thinking depression and is it still this disease?

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

I have to agree....I have not been able to manage my chronic fatigue regardless of all the ways I have tried. I am fatigued every day of my life and drag myself out of bed each and every day to work… read more

posted 6 months ago
How Do Biologics Treat Spondyloarthritis? Read more >

Are My Symptoms From An AS Flare Up Or Something Else.

Are My Symptoms From An AS Flare Up Or Something Else.

Occasionally I have days were I feel like I have the flu. Feel feverish (but no fever), chills, body aches and extreme fatigue. I am newly diagnosed with AS and just wondering if this is typical of AS or is it something else?

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

Fever and feeling of the flu is typical for Rheumatoid arthritis

posted 16 days ago

I Suffer With Chronic Pain After Operation On Neck And Wonder If I Should Go For A Blood Test As I Suffer From Extreme Tiredness

I Suffer With Chronic Pain After Operation On Neck And Wonder If I Should Go For A Blood Test As I Suffer From Extreme Tiredness

I take gabapentin, co co domol and duluxotine and I tried to find out if tiredness is caused by tablets by not taking and I still fall asleep the tiredness is getting worse I really struggle with it does anyone else I had op two years ago

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

Gabapentin with duluxotine (cymbalta) is used to fight off nerve pain. It can cause tiredness but more likely its your pain and lack of good sleep.

posted almost 4 years ago

Has This Ever Happened To You?

Has This Ever Happened To You?

I was working and my right hand suddenly went freezing cold. Has this ever happened to anyone else?

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

I had carpal tunnel surgery on left hand before diagnosis of PSA and Rheumatoid arthritis after taking tremfya for fatigue,inflammation etc the carpal tunnel went away in right hand completely have… read more

posted 16 days ago

Have You Been Approved For Disability? How Hard Was It To Qualify With Our Diagnosis?

Have You Been Approved For Disability? How Hard Was It To Qualify With Our Diagnosis?

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

Tom - do you know if someone has to be off of work for some period of time in order to qualify? I'm lucky that I'm self-employed but I'm worried I'm going to lose my contracts due to cognitive… read more

posted about 2 months ago

Has Anyone Recieved Infusions For Thier Ankylosing Spondilitis

Has Anyone Recieved Infusions For Thier Ankylosing Spondilitis

My Rheumatoligist has suggested that get in infusionssf Siponi Aria? I am going to get my booster next week then I have to wait 2 weeks before I start the infusions

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

Sorry to hear.. you must be disappointed. Could you keep me/us posted on what your next step will be? Take care and keep safe

posted 3 months ago

Can Anyone Explain About Fybromyalgla.

Can Anyone Explain About Fybromyalgla.

Is it hereditary, what are the symptoms

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

Hi Karen and Judy
My husband has Fibromyalgia, ulcerative colitis as well as Diabetes, HB, High Cholesterol and back issues
He’s a lot like Judy but doesn’t seem to have the sensitive skin as bad as… read more

posted over 3 years ago

Is Anyone Taking Cimzia And If So Have You Had Any Negative Side Effects?

Is Anyone Taking Cimzia And If So Have You Had Any Negative Side Effects?

I'm currently on celebrex but it doesn't do much for my extreme fatigue. However, some of the side effects for cimzia make me a little nervous. For example, one was that it lowers your immune system which mine already sucks. And I don't want it to affect my anemia. Any advice?

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

I'm on cimzia too but it doesn't work the full four weeks for me. Usually by end of week two pain starts coming back on. By the end of week three, I feel pain all the time and feel like I got hit by a… read more

posted about 1 year ago

Can I Be Sensitive To Food If I’m Not Allergic To Any?

Can I Be Sensitive To Food If I’m Not Allergic To Any?

I tested negative on having any food allergies, but I do feel that food can affect inflammation. I cut saturated fats out because I was on keto and I was really hurting. Now I feel worse. Fatigue and hurting

A MySpondylitisTeam Member said:

Oh hell ya! When I cut out sugar, carbs, processed food and bad saturated fats, it is an ENORMOUS difference; however, since being on the Amgevita Biologic, I have noticed it greatly helps my… read more

posted 6 months ago
What is Causing Your Inflammation? Read more >