Reaction to Humira

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oldcrohnie
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   Posted 4/1/2010 5:12 PM (GMT -7)   
Has anyone had an allergic reaction to Humira?
I had one shot and broke out in hives within and hour.
Don't know what would have happened if I got all 4.
Now I'm seeing a new doctor who wants me to start the shots.
 
34+ years with Crohn's - 3 resections, abcess, fistula
 


FallColors
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   Posted 4/1/2010 5:53 PM (GMT -7)   
I am allergic to Humira. I started on Remicade and became allergic after 5 infusions. My wise GI gave me one pen of Humira to be safe. Good thing -- whole body hives! If you told your new doctor you got hives and he still wants you to take Humira -- RUN!
Diagnosed with Crohn's in early 2007.  Several peri-rectal abscesses and two fistulae with setons.  Allergic to Remicade and Humira.  Currently on 6MP, and vitamins D and B-12.


oldcrohnie
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Date Joined Feb 2007
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   Posted 4/2/2010 2:42 PM (GMT -7)   
He said he's start with 2 shots and see what happens. Maybe I'll go for 1.
34+ years with Crohn's - 3 resections, abcess, fistula
 


oldcrohnie
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   Posted 4/2/2010 2:44 PM (GMT -7)   
Fall Colors - how long have you been on 6MP? I tried it and after 3 weeks I ended up hospitalized with pancreatitis caused by the 6MP.
34+ years with Crohn's - 3 resections, abcess, fistula
 

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