Hi Victoria. I've been on mtrx for about
8 months and it took a few months before I began to feel a difference. Since being on mtrx I've had many days where I feel that my rheumy has given me my life back. I've been having flares again lately and he added Imuran. I hope you're treatment goes well!
Dx: SLE diagnosed in 2005, major depressive disorder, diabetes, fibromyalgia, asthma, gerd, sleep apnea, hypertension, IBS
Tx: plaquenil, methotrexate, Imuran, prednisone 10mg, flexeril, prozac, lamectil, celebrex, lisinopril, actos, lipitor, nexeum, seroquel, advair, arthritis tylenol PRN: ambien, neurontin, promethazine, xanax, albuterol
supplements: multi vitamin, C, flaxseed oil, calcium/D
Better living through chemistry :D Donna