Posted by Linda
on September 15, 2000 at 00:26:11:
In Reply to: Increase in tiredness posted by Bill on September 14, 2000 at 12:19:35:
: Tiredness has always been a part of my wife's troubles with RhA. Lately she has been extremely, extremely tired at times. Is this a new level of RhA activity? What other symptoms might we now see with this increased activity? Shes been 5yrs on Pred. and Metha.
:Anemia is often a problem with RA which can cause extreme tiredness. I have read that Folate, Zinc, and B vitamins help. I take them myself and feel much better. Your doctor can order blood tests to prescribe the correct amount if needed.