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Lupus board

  1. Can I have Lupus?
    ... meds, more importantly, I need meds that work. The celebrex , prozac and ambien doesn't seem to do much for me...

  2. it's all so overwheliming...
    ... it for the rest of my life. As soon as I was off Celebrex , it went away (I did have 2 lesions before being on...

  3. Symptoms
    ... it's light to moderate pain. I tried both Vioxx & Celebrex , but neither did for me what Aleve or Advil does....

  4. Sulfa allergy??
    ... to a drug with sulfonamide in its chemical makeup: Celebrex . My ankle, knee and hip joints took turns swelling ... worsened while taking it - uh, YES! He discontinued the Celebrex and put me on Naprosyn. My ID in my wallet now lists...

  5. I'm New Here With Question??
    ... forearms that spread like wildfire after I started taking Celebrex (which I turned out to be allergic to - a new allergy ... as it happened; my rash went away as the Celebrex left my system). My face still gets red and I get...
    ... forearms that spread like wildfire after I started taking Celebrex (which I turned out to be allergic to - a new allergy ... as it happened; my rash went away as the Celebrex left my system). My face still gets red and I get...

  6. i would like to give you an update on experimental drug
    ... i am still taking the prednisone, 10mg,plaquenil, celebrex , and coumadin, but all in all, the experience hasnt...

  7. AngelicBrat is finally back home again :)
    ... t heard all ready LOL My rheumatolist has me on celebrex 200 mg 2x a day and hydroxychlor 200 mg 2x a day and...

  8. Think My Wife Has Lupus
    ... symptoms were worsened by an allergic reaction to Celebrex (prescribed by the 1st doctor I saw; I had no known ... system, but that a common allergy is to Sulfa - and Celebrex has a sulfonamide in its chemical makeup. I felt ... much better after the Celebrex was out of my system, replaced by Naprosyn. I recommend...

  9. Lupus rash
    ... since my stomach is so sensitive (I can't even take Celebrex , the last thing he prescribed for me), but he did...

  10. i look hideous
    ... mentioned you're on Plaquinyl. Are you also taking Celebrex by any chance? I ask because all of my lupus symptoms ... suddenly worsened horribly when I started taking Celebrex . My rheumy quickly concluded I was allergic to Celebrex ... also considered to be allergic to Sulfa now since Celebrex has a sulfonamide in it's chemical makeup. If you ... 're taking Celebrex , you may be allergic to it like I was. Also, sorry...

  11. APS, will blood thinners affect lab results?
    ... actually nothing for me. I am also on prednisone, and celebrex for some pain relief. Starting a drug study soon....

  12. Have an appt w/ a rheumatologist... in four months!!!
    ... know dozens of people with all sorts of problems on Celebrex , Vioxx, Bextra, etc. I've always been given handfuls...

  13. have to redo blood test...Why???
    ... limbo for results .In the mean time doc put me on celebrex for my pain. thanks in advance,this group really...

  14. Is this Normal
    ... controlling this better (200mg 2 times a day and 200mg celebrex 2 times a day) I know that not many (if any) of...
    ... Hi all, The mention of Celebrex caught my attention. I have lupus and had never before ... allergic to anything until I had an allergic reaction to Celebrex (prescribed by the 1st doctor I saw on my quest). ... my symptoms worsened within 2 days of starting the Celebrex but I'd been symptom free until 10 days before, so ... the planet who suggested I might be allergic to the Celebrex because many lupus patients become allergic to new ... things, many are allergic to Sulfa, and Celebrex has a sulfonamide in its chemical makeup. Long ... story short (too late!), I was taken off of Celebrex and put on Naprosyn. My rash disappeared, my swelling ... activities!! I will say I had a painful 4 days while the Celebrex left my system and the Naprosyn built up. You may ... be allergic to Celebrex , too. Ask you doctor. Wishing you well - Barbara...
    ... wishes. I'm not sure that I'm having an issue with Celebrex as I was taking it occasionally prior to all this ... certainly something to ask about. I actuallystopped the Celebrex when there was a chance that mine might be drug induced...

  15. Off to the dermatologist today
    ... in life. Yeah, sure. Turned out I was allergic to Celebrex and when I stopped taking that, the lesions went away...

  16. question for those on lupus meds
    ... no known allergies" to being allergic to Sulfa and Celebrex (it has a sulfonamide in it's chemical makeup). My ... and major fatigue - happened because my GP put me on Celebrex for joint pain. That's something to be aware of....
    ... who've tried various ones, as I have also. Neither Celebrex nor Vioxx did as much for me as Advil does---but I...

  17. Finally...a dx
    ... like bruises.) Am now on Plaquenil and also take Celebrex . Trying to stay away from steriods. Visited 2...

  18. Need Help for My Mom...Lupus?
    ... either. She has to take medicine for her thyroid and celebrex for some of the pain. But nothing really helps. ...

  19. Unlike many of you...
    ... simple anti-inflammatories and the new-wave drugs like Celebrex and Vioxx)? I can't begin to imagine what kind...
    ... Vee and lovemythreeguys, I can't take vioxx, celebrex or anything that is aspirin-based. I am already on...

  20. Yet more (un)diagnosis. Help?
    ... but it was messing with my stomach as much as the Celebrex . Now I'm to take the Nexium before restarting Bextra...

  21. Anti Double-Stranded DNA Titer?
    ... feeling pretty awful now though. My PCP put me on Celebrex for the pain and swelling in my hands, but it has...

  22. anybody else bothered by... ?
    ... symptoms, high ANA and sed rate. I'm allergic to Celebrex and am taking Plaquinyl and Naprosyn (never on an...

  23. Hoping for a diagnosis!
    ... suspected it for some time. The Dr. started me on Celebrex for my hands. Does anyone know long will I have to...

  24. Results from knee aspiration
    ... was slightly elevated above normal. I had been on Celebrex for almost 6 months prior to this being done, so I...

  25. Waiting and Wondering
    ... per day in the a.m. Flexeril 1 per day at bedtime Celebrex 1 per day in the a.m. I'm curious to find out if...

  26. Todays Rheumy Appt
    ... for white blood cells-ouch! The DR took me off the Celebrex because it isn't working effectively, and has put...

  27. Rheumy question
    ... etc. The meds she currently has me on are Effexor, Celebrex 200mg twice a day, Vicodin every 4 hours as needed...

  28. Plaquenil/Opthamology Visit-What do they do?
    ... current rheumy's course of action seems to be, take two Celebrex and see me in six weeks. I have gotten my Primary...

  29. Rheumy appt yesterday
    ... taking Medrol dose pack, Valium (as a muscle relaxer), Celebrex , Effexor, and Fiorcet. Anyone else feel like they...
    ... Hi Heather, I see you're taking Celebrex . The first doctor I saw for my initial weird symptoms ... put me on Celebrex . I felt better for about 2 days, then got much worse ... seemed to me if my symptoms worsened after I started on Celebrex . The answer was YES. My rheumy told me that many ... allergic to before and that I was probably allergic to Celebrex (and therefore Sulfa, because Celebrex has a sulfonamide ... in its chemical makeup). He took me off of Celebrex and put me on Naprosyn. The 1st two days were rough ... yourself if your symptoms worsened after starting on Celebrex . If the answer is yes, call your doctor. It might ... not be a flare, you may be allergic to Celebrex . Wishing you well - Barbara...

  30. not all back yet
    ... Sandy - are you taking Celebrex or Sulfa by any chance? Many people with lupus (hope ... t allergic to before. I was suddenly allergic to Celebrex (and therefore Sulfa because Celebrex has a sulfonamide ... rheumy figured out the problem and took my off of Celebrex and those problems cleared up - I still have lupus ... , but am not debilitated like I was while on Celebrex . Try staying out of the sunshine, too, because...

  31. No answers yet - will I ever get one?
    ... factor that caused me misery was a brand new allergy to Celebrex and Sulfa that I was not aware of. FYI, Celebrex ... to one, you're probably allergic to both. While on Celebrex , my ankles knees, and hips took turns being very painful ... symptoms disappeared within a week after I stopped the Celebrex . Blood levels change - my 1st ANA was 1:40 (very...

  32. The Flu?
    ... Well, I haven't posted in awhile. I have been on Celebrex 200mg twice a day and Effexor 65 mg (low dose antidepressan...

  33. Discoid, SLE, DIL, RA???
    ... one more chance Feb 4. He suggested that I take 2 celebrex a day instead of 1. (Other than the lab work that...

  34. any information please
    ... that is an option. What NSAID is she on? Vioxx or Celebrex ? I found that Vioxx did help with my joint pain,...
    ... deal with. You didn't mention if April is taking Celebrex as the non-steroidial, but I had greatly increased ... and swelling, and a much worsened rash when taking Celebrex . My rheumy said I was probably newly allergic to ... it and took me off of it (and put me on Naprosyn). Celebrex has a sulfonamide in its chemical makeup, like Sulfa ... life, but now consider myself allergic to Sulfa and Celebrex . My joint swelling, most of the pain, and all ... of the rash disappeared as the Celebrex left my system. Hope this might be a clue to something...

  35. rheumy update
    ... that she really has no diagnosis for me. I am on the Celebrex now and she wants me to stay on it for 3 months, but...
    ... these Rheumatologist's get their medical licensing!! Celebrex is an NSAID meaning that it has an ANTI-INFLAMMATORY ... in the body for petes sake!!!! That means that the celebrex could have brought your ANA down in value! Some...

  36. New Rheumy Update!
    ... rheumy I saw! She even gave me 2 months worth of Celebrex samples for free! I have to call her a week after...
    ... found a good rheumy! I want to caution you about Celebrex , because of my experience. I had no known allergies ... led to my Lupus dx. The 1st doctor I saw put me on Celebrex and I did feel better at first. Very soon my ankles ... out my pain and swelling were due to an allergy to Celebrex (it has a sulfonamide in its chemical makeup, so I ... don't turn out to be one who cannot take Sulfa or Celebrex , but wanted you to be aware of what to look for. ...
    ... found a good rheumy! I want to caution you about Celebrex , because of my experience. I had no known allergies ... led to my Lupus dx. The 1st doctor I saw put me on Celebrex and I did feel better at first. Very soon my ankles ... out my pain and swelling were due to an allergy to Celebrex (it has a sulfonamide in its chemical makeup, so I ... don't turn out to be one who cannot take Sulfa or Celebrex , but wanted you to be aware of what to look for. ...
    ... rheumy I saw! She even gave me 2 months worth of Celebrex samples for free! I have to call her a week after...
    ... everything is working out for you- what a relief!! Celebrex affects everyone differently. Watch yourself for...

  37. What can bedone for the pain
    ... steriodal anti-inflammatory drugs, such as Advil, Vioxx, Celebrex etc. Along with those, doctors will usually put us...

  38. Rheumy appt-crying my eyes out
    ... nflammatory was going on. I told him that my gp prescribed Celebrex , and he said I was too young to take it (Im 27) and...

  39. auto-immune disorders
    ... usually consists of pain relief, NSAIDS (like Vioxx, celebrex ), and corticosteriod shots at the site of pain. Also...

  40. Frustrated!
    ... naprosyn (sp?) because my insurance refused to cover the Celebrex and in cases of extreme pain I would be given a cortisone...

  41. Please Help Me
    ... affect your blood work. if she is putting you on Celebrex , Vioxx or any other NSAID (Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory...

  42. Another question
    ... the welcome :o) I have another question regarding Celebrex . My Dr prescribed 200 mg twice a day. I have read ... a lot about Celebrex and liver damage--my Dr said this is a higher dosage...
    ... how they are, but not everyone has liver damage from Celebrex . I would definitely stick with what your doctor says...
    ... Heather I have taken Celebrex for 5 years. I take 200mg in the morning, 200mg at...
    ... Heather I have taken Celebrex for 5 years. I take 200mg in the morning, 200mg at...

  43. Confused
    ... that the DR said will rule out Lupus. He put me on Celebrex and said that even if this next test came back positive...

Sjögren's Syndrome board

  1. Unexpected diagnosis
    ... take a anti-inflammatory pill for the joint paint ( Celebrex ). For me, my knees and hands hurt the worst. And...

  2. Sjogren's and Neuropathy?
    ... changes to the Plaquenil or the anti-inflammation drug ( Celebrex ) I've been using. My last thyroid screening was...

  3. confused
    ... - to help control my hyper-active immune system Celebrex - an anti-inflammatory to help w/joint pain Evoxac...

  4. My Rhuemy says....
    ... prescribe something specifically for inflammation, like Celebrex . I take one tablet of Celebrex a day in combination...

Epstein Barr Virus (EBV) board

  1. ebv,des
    ... has mild cp,his joint pain gre so bad he was put on celebrex with great relief,until they pulled it off the market...

Hepatitis board

  1. Hep C & pain meds
    ... Some folks rely on Celebrex and some on Vioxx. My docs recently agreed to my ... taking Vioxx (I found Celebrex upset my stomach, or some other problem with it, maybe...

Infectious Diseases board

  1. mrsa staph infection
    ... fingures have begun to show new bone lumps, have been on Celebrex 400mg/dy for several years now. I appreciate any info...

Lyme Disease board

  1. pain management???
    ... like the only thing that really helped me. I tried celebrex , neurototin and other anti inflams and nothing really...

  2. Undxed Lyme? Help!
    ... flattening, I have chronic bursitis. He prescribes 200mg Celebrex twice a day & a back brace. The back brace causes ... PCP. I need help with the pain. I am taking 400mg Celebrex & up to 8 Advil a day. She vows to get to the bottom...

  3. Which Igenex test should be ordered?
    ... lower joints from an unexpected allergic reaction to Celebrex . Up until them I'd had no know allergies. I've...

  4. My Lyme test results
    ... samples. I looked it up, it is basicallly, Vioxx, celebrex , it's a COX-2 Inhibitor that is used for RA, OA, Or ... of the problems that people have had with VIoxx & Celebrex . Plus, it said studies have not been done on childen...
    ... samples. I looked it up, it is basicallly, Vioxx, celebrex , it's a COX-2 Inhibitor that is used for RA, OA, Or ... of the problems that people have had with VIoxx & Celebrex . Plus, it said studies have not been done on childen ... Oh! I didn't know that mobic was actually vioxx and celebrex . Hmmmm, I would call back and ask about that. Maybe...
    ... Oh! I didn't know that mobic was actually vioxx and celebrex . Hmmmm, I would call back and ask about that. Maybe...

  5. If it is not one thing...it is another
    ... normal...could be part of the problem....here take some Celebrex and see me in 3 weeks. As you can tell I am pretty...
    ... You know...........I looked up Celebrex to see what all the side effects are..and in big ole ... letters if you are allergic to Sulfa drugs DO NOT take Celebrex ...HELLO Primary Dr....Did you see the big red sticker...
    ... goodness----how weird! My pain mgmt. doctor gave me Celebrex to take the other day...and I was looking up the side ... called my doctor and he said there is no sulfa in Celebrex :) What!!!!! So, I'm not going to take it---very...
    ... goodness----how weird! My pain mgmt. doctor gave me Celebrex to take the other day...and I was looking up the side ... called my doctor and he said there is no sulfa in Celebrex :) What!!!!! So, I'm not going to take it---very...

  6. Reactive on Bands 41 and 45 - Need Help
    ... scan and have arthritis in all of my joints and take Celebrex . I have synovitis around my ankles. Last year...

  7. Don't know how much more I can take of this...
    ... inflammatory.. and ever since stupid docs had me on celebrex and vioxx about three years ago when they were telling...

  8. Pain and nervousness
    ... sorru to hear that..but i feel the same too, i take celebrex 200 but doesnt do much...sometimes i do better, others...

  9. anybody ever rupture an eardrum cause of lyme??
    ... he said oh well wear splint 24 hours and here take celebrex . i said duh, heart disease is a major problem in ... heart attackes, diabetes and cancer and you give me celebrex . isn't this like vioxx and he says, yeah, no problem ... just take it. so wasted 15 bucks and threw the celebrex in the garbage. guess i've learned. no more primary...

  10. Got Finally All My Results!!!!
    ... Make sure you have liver tests every so often on the celebrex too because it should be monitored. Maureen...
    ... everybody, i started last nigh doxy 100 and antiinflmatory celebrex [celecoxib) and i already have stomach pain and nausea...
    ... Maureen PS One time years ago I had to take celebrex combined with soma for back spasms and I'm not sure...

  11. no anti's until next visit -- concerned
    ... Doctor Prescribe Me An Antiinflamatory That Is Called Celebrex , She Had Lyme Her Self And That Antinflamatory Is...

  12. my appintment with russian doctor
    ... told me to do it...she just geve me a medicine called celebrex 200 mg, wich is celocoxib, i guess is an antiinflamatory...

  13. New Here, Need Support!
    ... and am now anemic. I begin taking Methotrexate, Celebrex , and folic acid on a daily basis. I join a gym and ... loss June 2000 – July 2002 I have remained on Celebrex , but stopped the Methotrexate because I felt no difference ... misdiagnosis), he also tells me that I can take more Celebrex than what I was taking (two pills a day) if I needed...

  14. Hi New here and newly diagnosed
    ... I went to my doc and he did some labs, and gave me celebrex for the pain. I didn't hear anything else and the...

  15. Just decided to start therapy
    ... seems to help and be a good option instead of the Celebrex , Vioxx etc. Sometimes I wonder am I really benefitting...

  16. GomezNC...andNCGirl:
    ... injuries. I take bextra. My sister-in-law swears by celebrex and vows to continue till they take it from market...

  17. To Ducki
    ... now is pain and lack of sleep. He's on neurontin, celebrex and nexium. Doesn't seem to be doing it. feels...

  18. Can you have your blood drawn in hometown?
    ... more side effects than relief. He's on neurontin, celebrex , nexium , trazadone and now back on Wellbutrin. ...
    ... more side effects than relief. He's on neurontin, celebrex , nexium , trazadone and now back on Wellbutrin. ...

  19. lyme relapse or something else
    ... it was my kidney, but urine normal..then muscular.. celebrex helped it, but now its back with a vengence. And i ... don't want to go back on celebrex after all the hype...i have enough problems!! Ha,...

  20. Examples of possible Lyme Disease symptoms/treatments
    ... .don't know yet what it said. Am on neurontin, celebrex , nexium and now Wellbutrin. Have bad days a lot....

  21. I am disappointed - Lyme and no one seems to care
    ... CURE--than we would not spend billions a year on celebrex and many more arthritis drugs, very expensive DMARDs...

  22. Celebrex or Bextra
    ... OFF. I have not heard of Bextra, but I believe that Celebrex is sometimes prescribed for Lyme symptoms. Just make...
    ... I'v been on Celebrex and Bextra, and neither did anything for me. I have...

  23. do you think I have lyme
    ... percocet, ultracet, flexeril, robaxin, wellbutrin, mobic, celebrex , and a few more that i can't think of right now. ...

Polio board

  1. I am here
    ... screwed up with my pills too..my neurotin and the celebrex look exactly alike,just a tad smaller on the celebrex ... my purse,and just happened to catch that i had the celebrex ,so something made me think to count my bottle of celebrex ... pills,sooo that means i've been taking FOUR pills of celebrex and NO neurontin...i take 3 pills neurontin three ... times a day,and two pills celebrex a day,so i ended up taking 7 celebrex yesterday(afternoon ... & bedtime) and then 4 celebrex this morning before going to work..so now that means ... the neurontin when i caught what i had done,and no celebrex ,when i got home today,and the neurontin is causing...
    ... tightening" happens all the time...work is going ok,and the celebrex seem to help with my feet pain,till i get home and...

  2. Urinary System Question for PPSers
    ... went back to my doctor about that and he's put me on Celebrex now,two pills a day,and its evidently helping,helps...


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