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If you've taken OTEZLA, please join this discussion

dcwilbert
  • By dcwilbert · New reply 4:27 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 266 replies
  • I've been taking the new oral medication Otezla for about 6 or 7 weeks now. I have not felt any benefit at all...yet. I called Celgene (the manufacturer of Otezla) today, and was told that they're getting ...

Dealing with emotions & getting stronger

ashish_agarwal
  • By ashish_agarwal · New reply 4:12 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 2 replies
  • Accept your skin, accept those intermittent periods of relapse in your cure and keep yourself motivated to work continuously towards the healing process. Whenever someone asks you about your psoriasis ...

Getting Contradictions In Advice

DF3
  • By DF3 · New reply 4:03 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 14 replies · Photos
  • Hi, In looking for my treatment for P and PA, with a preference towards the protection of my joints, i am getting contradicting advice on my treatment. My original consultant couldn't diagnose my PA ...

Ground/Oil Flaxseed, Flax Oil, Cod Liver Oil, Fish Oil, Omega 369 Oil/Gel?

annieways
  • By annieways · New reply 4:03 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 1 reply
  • I've been struggling with psoriasis for 4 years now and about the only thing that worked for me was acupuncture, however it returned within a few weeks and unfortunately it is not exactly cost effective ...

help for psoriasis

Popkes123
  • By Popkes123 · Posted 4:00 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 0 replies
  • I have been using coconut oil coconut ginger bath wash and coconut ginger Hand soap been working my step mom made some stuff up for me and it's been working as well I don't know what's all in it I will ...

Think I May Have Discovered My Trigger

Jess0507
  • By Jess0507 · New reply 3:53 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 14 replies
  • It's been quite some time since I've been here but as of the past four months, I've had a remission like I've never experienced. For all intents and purposes, my "P" seems to have vanished or at least ...

Does this look like nail psoriasis?

sarahperkins
  • By sarahperkins · Posted 3:48 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 0 replies · Photos
  • Does this look like nail psoriasis to anyone? I realize no one can make a diagnosis, just curious what people think. I'm waiting for several weeks until my Rheumatologist appointment (referred due to ...

Laughter, Best Medecine For Sue (ENGLISHTEATIME)

Mandymuff
  • By Mandymuff · New reply 3:22 pm
  • Discussion in Emotional support and coping techniques · 30 replies · Photos
  • Hello Everyone, and especially friends of Englishteatime. Our dear friend and fellow Inspire member Sue, has been going through a trial which is far worse than most of us have ever suffered, and she is ...

Psoriasis 70% covering my body.......feeling desperate

Prayforlove
  • By Prayforlove · New reply 3:16 pm
  • Journal · 45 replies
  • Hi everyone, I am having my 25 years old birthday next month.. I am a Asian girl live in Canada, my English is not that good, but I am trying my best to share with u. If you don't like reading it, just ...

Inverse Psoriasis medication question

mjkilfeather83
  • By mjkilfeather83 · New reply 3:11 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 2 replies
  • Hi, I went to the GP and was prescribed a steroid for my psoriasis, I've only been suffering for about 4 months after having a strep throat infection. I would classify my guttate psoriasis as mild but ...

How to use Glyerine

quyeno
  • By quyeno · New reply 3:00 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 10 replies
  • Hi I have recently been diagnosed with Guttate Psoriasis and want to try Glycerine to moisturise. I will be seeing a dermotolgist next week though. Regarding the use of Glycerine I understand it can be ...

Finding Job with Psoraises

Dead_Shyre81
  • By Dead_Shyre81 · New reply 2:58 pm
  • Discussion in Emotional support and coping techniques · 1 reply
  • I am from Karachi, Pakistan. For the past 06 months I am looking for a new job as in Current Job I cannot work properly due to P as this job required a Mill Visit, Shipment management and frequent Complain ...

Tramadol

castlerock
  • By castlerock · New reply 2:49 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 18 replies
  • Just wondering if any of you have taken Tramadol and if it helped your Psa ...

Air Force Life and Psoriasis

steamgurl
  • By steamgurl · New reply 2:32 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 5 replies
  • Hello, My spouse is active duty Military and has been in for just shy of 10 years. A couple of months ago he started to get this horrible rash the base doctor thought it was an allergic reaction so they ...

I hate my psorasis! HELP!

Kayleighy
  • By Kayleighy · New reply 1:04 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 11 replies
  • I was diagnosed with Psoriasis when i was 17, since then it been on and off. I managed to get rid of almost all of my psorasis on my body for a good 5 months by taking a medication called neoral and regualary ...

Enbrel rash at injection sites?

MBH09
  • By MBH09 · New reply 12:54 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 13 replies
  • I was switched to Enbrel after Humira quit working for me. I was off the Humira for about 6wks when I started Enbrel. My first Enbrel injection was 12 days ago, my second 5 days ago. This morning I noticed ...

My sheets feel extra rough lately

kballou
  • By kballou · New reply 12:46 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 8 replies
  • Hello friends, I have psoriasis all the time, but had a post-strep flare up that has continued for about a month so far. My elbows are cracked and bleeding and when I try to sleep the sheets feel like ...

PsA and Memory

JayM-VT
  • By JayM-VT · New reply 12:42 pm
  • Journal · 15 replies
  • I am wondering if anyone is having issues with short term memory and if so is it related to our disease or is it medication related except the only med that I take at this time is prednisone and a NSAID ...

Big push to get rid of this!!

ross91
  • By ross91 · New reply 12:17 pm
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 117 replies
  • This is my first post here! I've had guttate psoriasis for almost 10 years and I'm tryig to make a change to heal it! I went to see a nutrional therapist a few months ago and have had a food allergy test ...

Humira/Methotrexate side effects.

JenyJ
  • By JenyJ · New reply 11:39 am
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 4 replies
  • Well I had my third Humira shot last night and Methotrexate shot this morning. Been on the Metho for almost a year with very minor side effects. Drove to work this morning and my stomach/lower intestine ...

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The TalkPsoriasis Support Community connects people affected by psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis for support and inspiration. This community is sponsored by the National Psoriasis Foundation, an Inspire trusted partner.