5 patient evaluations for Adalimumab taken for the purpose of 'RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis)'

poppysmom
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poppysmom
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 57
Condition: RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis) 12 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
I am: g
I have:
RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis)

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Sep 21, 2014 (Started Apr 08, 2014)

  • Perceived effectiveness for RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis): None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 40 mg/0.8 mL Every Other Week
Cost: < $25 monthly

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LoriRuff
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LoriRuff
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 51
Condition: RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis) 3 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis)

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Jun 20, 2012 (Started May 17, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis): Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Advice & Tips: Face/Neck rash and rough skin started a day after my third dose, one month after starting on the drug. Significantly improved swelling of knees, hips, ankles, and wrists... perhaps elbows as well. DON'T TAKE COLD! Don't use rubbing alcohol in place of alcohol swipes.

Jun 15, 2012 (Started May 17, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis): Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 20 mg/0.4 mL Every Other Week
Advice & Tips: The rash started the day after my third shot and progressed for weeks before it started calming down.

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Photogal
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Photogal
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 53
Condition: RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis) 1 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: n
I have:
RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis)

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Mar 1, 2012 (Started Nov 15, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis): Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 40 mg/0.8 mL Every Other Week

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Beemay
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Beemay
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 51
Condition: RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis) 3 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: vb
I have:
RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis)

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Jul 20, 2011 (Started Feb 01, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis): Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 40 mg/0.8 mL Every Other Week
Advice & Tips: ice the area for a few mins before inj. It helps with the pain and I have had no bruising or the "itchy lump" reaction since doing this. i have had a remarkable improvement, I had 3 days a week in bed, now I can walk 3 kms. It has slowed the deformity in my hands.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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weatherfordsharon
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weatherfordsharon
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 42
Condition: RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis) 2 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: n
I have:
RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis)

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Jun 5, 2011 (Started Mar 10, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis): Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 40 mg/0.8 mL Every Other Week
Advice & Tips: Humira STINGS. Roll with it. Joint pain is much worse.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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