18 patient evaluations for Sulfasalazine

Jun 15, 2014 (Started May 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for rheumatoid arthritis)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Crohn's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (swelling in legs, feet and ankles)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Takes awhile to work
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 15, 2013 (Started Aug 28, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for psoriatic arthritis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (myalgia)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 2000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Stopping was accidental, due to lack of supply in pharmacies. I noticed that the myalgia also stopped and that I did not have morning joint stiffness any more. I also stopped taking Zaldiar because the pain was gone.

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Jan 11, 2013 (Started Nov 01, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for rheumatoid arthritis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (upset stomach)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 3000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I think it is making me a little irritable.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 7, 2012 (Started Nov 01, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for rheumatoid arthritis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (upset stomach)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medication is kind of hard to swallow so I pop it in half to make it easier. Between this pill and my Flaxseed and Fish Oil they were all getting stuck in my throat.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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