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Recent content by Rose09

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    First Humira doses today!

    The injections are going ok. The last one was the best so far in that i had minimal local reaction. I think the trick is to count to 15 rather than just 10...that seems to cause less inflammation and reaction for me. I am due tomorrow so i will try that again and see how it goes. I have some...
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    First Humira doses today!

    I'm waiting for the Humira Nurse Ambassador to arrive. My bowel is working overtime with anxiety....ugh. Just want this day over with. Wish me luck!
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    Vaccinations before starting Humira

    I had the Pnuemovax last week and am trying to get the Shingrix this week before starting Humira . I have to check with my insurance because it is a pricey one...also there is a shortage so I have to look around. Did anyone here have to get the Shingrix vaccine ? it is not the live one and is...
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    Timing of my 1st Humira loading dose...

    Hello everyone, newbie to the forum ! I have finally agreed to Humira for Crohn's Colitis....currently on Lialda. This is my first biologic. What would your advice be re: the days following the first few shots ? Days off work if i can ? (I am a nurse in urgent care so lots of infection...