"Prior to starting regiment it’s recommend to be screened for TB, hep and HIV. The blood panels you need to monitor are CMP, CBC and lipids. These 3 panels should be monitored before beginning, 30 days after starting medication and then at 6…"
are you still on track with titrating off the medication. If I’m reading your post correctly you should be down to one pill by now. Would love to here how things are going as I’m hoping to start doing the same in about 2…"
"Ok. Well I can’t answer that I’ve never been on anything higher than 11mg. Are you taking generic or branded drug? When you got full regrowth at 15mg why did Derm still up your dose? For what it’s worth my doctor said that he…"
"I think that is normal my friend. That is incredible results for just being on meds since Feb -6 months! I experienced something similar on my beard and it seems to be gradually filling in. I’d just keep an eye on it and if it…"
"One indicator of responsiveness in the studies showed shorter duration seemed to have better outcomes. In a perfect world I will go into remission after I come off this round of Xeljanz but if not I’m hoping this approach worked in…"
"I personally plan to stop after another 2 months and see what happens and likely wait until the more targeted second generation Jaks come to market. I recall Dr Christiano mentioning that getting on the meds before long duration of alopecia…"
I couldn't agree with you more. It seems like the more you think about it the worst it gets. At least in my case... I am also on the original medication from Pfizer although I was looking into the generic when I was considering taking…"
Great results man. Honestly if you didn’t tell someone they might not even notice the spots you have currently. Are you taking the branded or generic Xeljanz? If you are taking a generic does Dr. King have any thoughts on the…"
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