"Walt Hanks" <[email protected]> wrote in message
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> Just venting here ...
> I am on Humira and Arava. I take Arava every-other day because of my
> liver issues, and Humira every week to make up the difference. This has
> me on a rediculous cycle.
> I take the Humira every week for a few weeks, then I get an infection -
> usually a staff or fungal infection of my skin. Then I skip a dose, have
> a flare, and the infection subsides (with treatment of course). Then I go
> back on weekly Humira to get the flare under control and start the cycle
> This is really getting old.
> My RD is afraid of going back on daily Arava, but she doesn't want to try
> anything else instead of Humira because I would likely have more
Oh my,,, you are not alone with your problems. Many people have that
battle with their sinuses and their inflam.arth. Try to get your doctor
to battle the infections without turning your immune system up side down.