I am in the process of failing taltz, after failing Cosentyx, Humira, Enbrel, methotrexate etc., etc. etc. My P has been out of control, seriously out of control. My hair is gone due to scalp P, had it in my ears so bad both got infected and my left ear canal swelled shut. That caused bronchitis. The coughing from the bronchitis caused Costochondritis. Holy Cannoli, this last couple of weeks has sucked. Lol. Had open sores where inverse P split open in groin and underarms. Backs of… read more
Wow! You have been through so much..........my heartfelt sympathy and admiration for your strength. I wish you all good things.......I'm going to stop complaining now.
Wow, you've had a lot going on, my heart goes out to you. I hope that you can see a big improvement soon. Sending big hugs of good wishes your way xxx
Did it end up helping? I have gone down that route, too, and it looks like Taltz may not do much.
Patriciamcgall...I just had another Stellara injection and my Dermatologist told me that it has just been approved for Chrones as well.. Wouldn't it be great if you cleared both with just one injection every 3 months?? Ask your Dr about it and good luck..Hope it is the answer for you..
I found cyclosporine great, but I got pneumonia, so had to discontinue it, been on humira, which has been great for Chrons but no good for p,methotrexate was added however that had to be discontinue due abnormal liver function. How going to try Enbrel. I am a nurse, feel embarrassed when patients comment on my skin, feeling frustrated , due to P & Pa & Chrons