the secretary was clear that Dr Ralph doesn't prescribe the drug. However that’s not to say that she wouldn’t monitor the useage of in terms of blood monitoring.? I was recommended a De Murad also in Dublin and…"
"hi paul. I think we’re in the same boat. The drug from beacon does seem to have been tested by Pfizer and apparently is the same as Tofacitinib only slightly weaker ( I think Nicole had it tested ) . Many people have been taking…"
"I agree football fan. Tc you post such measured supportive and considers posts and your recent post froze me into thinking OMG whet am I doing even Considering taking an unlicensed medication for what for me is a long term recaltriant…"
Do you mind if I ask about your experience with your GP? I am considering asking my GP to monitor my blood while using Tofacitinib. I’m honking of ordering from Beacon. It is a bit of a scary prospect given the potential side…"
I emailed Dr Ryan’s practice and outlined I was looking for Tofacitinib for alopecia and the secretary /practice nurse advised that in some instances De Ralph will prescribe Tofacitinib for alopecia. What makes you think…"
thanks so much for your response. I’ll do that. Having followed your journey I’m certain this setback you are facing will resolve itself ! I’m sure if you increase your dosage it will steady itself. Maybe it’s…"
It seems that there is a GP in Ireland who is willing to prescribe Tofacitinib for Alopecia. I don’t think I will qualify for the drug payment scheme which operates for Irish citizens as, living in Scotland I am a Uk resident.…"
So pleased for you ! That’s great news. How amazing a dermatologist prescribing Tofacitinib for alopecia off licence. . Maybe there’s more relaxed licensing in Eire than the U.K? I’m wishing I had Irish…"
I’ve done a little more research and unfortunately it would seem that blood screening companies suggested won’t Screen if taking xeljanz and gps refuse as it’s off label. I’m feeling a bit despondent as I…"
"Hi mind over matter. Hope you don’t mind me getting in touch to ask if you havd any luck with blood screening ? My dermatologist refused outright. Hope the treatment is continuing to go well. Are you continuing to see results ? "
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