Anemia is a very common symptom of Lupus, but according to the Lupus Org, www.lupus.org/answers/entry/lupus-diagnostic-criteria
, it is not one of the diagnostic symptoms.
Whatever medication she gave you is based on general knowledge and the labs from September --- with updated labs your Dr will be able to give you mediation directed more toward where you specifically are today. I would bet more targeted medication will help you more quickly.
Hang in there, and do what the Dr suggests!
Lynnwood, Lupus & Sjogren's Moderator, Dx: 2002DIAGNOSING LUPUS & HW's LUPUS 101
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