Hi, has anyone tried the Raptiva injection or Enbrel injection for Psoriasis?
If so how did they find it? Did you have any nasty side-effects? I'm really sick of it, tried loads of treatments......
- 1 decade agoFavorite Answer
I take the Raptiva injection every week. There are side effects, but I've been on it for six weeks and have had WONDERFUL success. I had large thick lesions of psoriasis. Every one of them is drastically improving. I no longer scale (yuuuckk) Raptiva has to be prescibed by a physician. The dosage goes by your body weight. I am actually part of a study, so I get money sent to me every six months for participating, which has actually helped offset the cost. I had tried every thing, creams, light treatments, I even let this crazy 2#$ women "buff" one of the larger scaled areas. (FYI this is NEVER a good option !)
If you are seriously thinking about it know that before you can take it you have to have labs (blood work) drawn. They have to do a platelet count and a CBC.
The biggest drawback of this medicine for me was that it decreases your immune system, so I caught every bug for the first couple of weeks, but now I take vitamins and take better care of myself. EMail me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions !
Good luck !
- Anonymous5 years ago
I had a 13 year history of psoriasis, though I was in good health otherwise. But these severe large, thick and scaly excoriated plaques on my neck, ears, trunk and limbs ruined the way I was leading my life. I would be with red, inflamed itchy skin for most part of the year and these silvery scales would seem to be erupting without any reason. To make matters worse, blisters would appear over already red and itching skin. It was living hell.
I was treated with various options but nothing seemed to be working. Some of the treatments that I underwent in this depressing period of 13 years included tar preparation, tropical steroids and anthralin. I was also given light therapy many times but everything I tried would give me temporary relief.
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- 6 years ago
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- Anonymous5 years ago
RE: Hi, has anyone tried the Raptiva injection or Enbrel injection for Psoriasis?
If so how did they find it? Did you have any nasty side-effects? I'm really sick of it, tried loads of treatments......Source(s): BREAKTHROUGH in Psoriasis treatment: https://tr.im/treatmentspsoriasis2015Viwj