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Xeljanz

Xeljanz

Is Xeljanz used for Psoriasis? I know it is used for Psoriatic Arthritis.

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

I have both Psoriasis and PsA so I may ask about it again.

posted over 2 years ago

Does Anyone Have Ulcers In Your Nose And On Your Lips?

Does Anyone Have Ulcers In Your Nose And On Your Lips?

I'm on xeljanz and hydroxychlorquine and am wondering if they have something to do with it. The soars on my lips usually appear after a day in the sun.

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

I live in a pretty rural area, good rheumatologist are hard to find. The P.A.s are a lot better at listen so I can at least get a little more advice.

posted over 1 year ago

What Doctor Do You See When Your Joints/tendons Are Flaring?

What Doctor Do You See When Your Joints/tendons Are Flaring?

I’ve only been treating with my Rheumatologist. I take methotrexate and xeljanz for my arthritis. However, when I am in a flare like I am now and can barely move my body I want something more than just steroids. My Rheumy doesn’t do xrays or anything. Let me know any alternatives or what you do! Thank you!

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

@A MyPsoriasisTeam Member I apologize for just seeing your question. The tendon joint pain feels almost like bone pain. I am told it doesn’t always affect the joints. It’s mainly swelling at the… read more

posted about 1 year ago

Otezla

Otezla

How long before you start seeing results?
i have been on it for 9 weeks and see no change

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

Why have I seen so many people on tabs and injection all I get is cream and wash cream and shampoo

posted about 3 years ago

Psoriasis In/around Eyes

Psoriasis In/around Eyes

One of the first places I break out with psoriasis is my right eyelid/in eyes. The rest of me is very well controlled with Xeljanz and Avara. But my eyes!!! My rheumatologist told me to consult with dermatologist but, since it’s eyes, I am thinking she will only send me to my awesome ophthalmologist. Anyone have this issue and, if so, who treated it and with what? Thank you.

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

I have it on my eyelids also. I haven't been to a specialist yet, but PCP has always told me to sparingly use low dose hydrocortisone ointment every other day. I have more peeling the next day, same… read more

posted over 2 years ago
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