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Humira side effects

  • By Lujan · Posted 5:32 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 0 replies
  • Hello, I am new here, but since I have already posted twice thought I should actually start a thread. :) So, here it goes. I am 52 and have had plaque psoriasis for about 8-10 years. I have a lot of it ...


  • By hdixon · New reply 5:30 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 11 replies
  • Hi everyone, I just started methotrexate yesterday and I'm just wondering about your experiences. How long before you started noticing a change and how long until you were totally clear (if you were ...

Something that really works !!!!!!!

  • By thepain · New reply 5:27 pm
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 932 replies · Photos
  • I have severe Psoriasis and have had it for 20yrs + I have scars everywhere from head to toe, I have been treated with everything from Methotrexate to Enbrel, and every topical treatment from Tar everything ...


  • By NYokie · New reply 5:23 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 7 replies · Photos
  • Has anyone developed hives after being on a biologic for awhile? It seems I have developed hives/rash on my neck. It looks lumpy and red. I have been on Simponi since June. I have been putting benedryl ...

Life Is Good !!!!!!

  • By Mandymuff · New reply 5:09 pm
  • Discussion in Emotional support and coping techniques · 23 replies · Photos
  • Hello to all of my wonderful friends............I disappeared for 2 weeks, as we took off for 14 heavenly days of sun and surf, in Barbados. Need I say it was WONDERFUL? Now we are back home to huge banks ...

My ESR/CRP levels have increased - :-(

  • By achyflakyfart · New reply 4:51 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 5 replies
  • Hi guys and gals, can you help me with my numbers? I have been on methotrexate for 8 weeks so far. Prior to starting my: esr= 8 and my crp = 6. Blood test 2 was esr = 5 and crp = 5 ( coming down) Blood ...

If you've taken OTEZLA, please join this discussion

  • By dcwilbert · New reply 4:11 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 463 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 ...

Connecticut Votes on Medical Marijuana for Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthriti

  • By JoeJeep · New reply 3:19 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis community news · 5 replies
  • Connecticut Votes on Medical Marijuana for Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis - If your in Connecticut - Get Involved Now - cacy?cmd=display&page=UserAction&id=2905 ...

What works best for scalp psoriasis for long dark brown hair?

  • By OpentoLearning8 · New reply 3:02 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 11 replies · Photos
  • Hi All, I have shoulder length dark brown hair and finding it difficult to find a treatment for scalp psoriasis without striping the color and leaving the hair not greasy or brittle or dry. I am looking ...

High doses vitamin D

  • By hawwa · New reply 2:50 pm
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 20 replies
  • asis/discussion/my-d3-level-is-350ng-ml/ For those taking high doses of vitamin D, please be careful. Consider this person's experience. He was taking high doses ...

Scared about stelara

  • By jk2013 · New reply 2:11 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 11 replies · Photos
  • Well ..getting blood work done and finally takkng the plunge and starting a biologic. I wanted to start with stelara because one injection every three months doesnt seem that bad. Just really worried ...

"....and his jaw dropped!"

  • By dakota23 · New reply 1:48 pm
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 1109 replies · Photos
  • This could be a Game Changer Today, September 24, I had an appointment with my dermatologist. He took one look at my skin, his eyes widened and all he said was “WOW!” Then he said “that was from Narrow ...

Remicade vs Cimzia

  • By OneTree · New reply 1:02 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 3 replies
  • Hey Everyone! I've had success with Enbrel for my psoriatic arthritis for the past 7 years. Recently my mother has been diagnosed with PsA and prescribed Enbrel. Despite an having an annual income less ...

I wore shorts today!

  • By mypapercat · New reply 12:20 pm
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 9 replies · Photos
  • Even though im not clear! Im in Florida and its already hot and for 20 years I was a slave to jeans. Today I thought no more. My skin looks better than it ever has but its still there. But today I said ...


  • By Labhiker2 · New reply 12:15 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriatic arthritis · 6 replies
  • Anyone taking Otezla for psa? If so, I am curious to hear about the results. I just started the initial titration or "starter pack" and am currently on day 8. So far, so good. No complaints or notable ...

cosentyx prescription

  • By Jmcarlo83 · New reply 12:01 pm
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 24 replies
  • Does anyone know how quickly we can get prescribed cosentyx. I would love to get on it like tomorrow lol. Have an appt for feb 9. Does anyone have experience with new drugs and insurance companies? Di ...


  • By jackieoh64 · New reply 11:47 am
  • Discussion in Psoriasis · 1 reply · Photos
  • Hi was on here back in October of 2014...just started cimzia. I can report that most of my plaques were diminished, but still have dark spots from scarring, that i hope continue to fade. So now I am on ...

magnesium oil spre work or not ?


This group needs better Weeding

  • By marshstalker · New reply 10:14 am
  • Discussion in Conversations · 96 replies · Photos
  • I haven't been here in many years, heck last time I posted was back when the NPF hosted the forum on their own site, but I do come and lurk occasionally. However its really frustrating because its hard ...

Relieved and Happy, it worked !

  • By William_JJ · New reply 10:08 am
  • Discussion in Complementary and alternative · 1 reply
  • Hello everyone! I'm writing to give you some updates about my psoriasis treatment. It's been already 3 weeks that I am using the Complex Pso Natura to remove all the psoriasis scales and itching ... amazing ...

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