Posted by Linda
on August 07, 2000 at 18:35:57:
In Reply to: Someone out there been using Embrel please read!!!! posted by Stephane on August 07, 2000 at 17:39:29:
: Can Embrel help me...I'm 26 now been in a wheelchair for about 5 years now...I was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis at 16...Basicly my joints are blocked or seems to be....I have very little movement in my knees and hips and my right arm is block in the wrist and the elbow...Now what i want to know is can Embrel help me with my cartilage and joints or is this only a pain medication????..Can someone asnwer me this please i need to know if it's worth trying...And what are the major side effects...My RA is in remission so i have no more pain...i just need something to help me out of the wheelchair and help my joints and muscle back to movements....Please let me know what do you think about embrel and if it can help me or no?? thanks a lot..please feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
:Fish oil and Chondroitin and Glucamine help alot to lubricate the joints. I haven't had any experience with Enbrel though. It sounds like you've had an awful time with RA. I hope you are on the road to recovery.