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    Its in alot of anti-biotics and some of the...

    Its in alot of anti-biotics and some of the capsules for meds.

    Sulfa or sulfonamides, a group of drugs that includes those with and without antibiotic characteristics. Antibiotic sulfonamides were...
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    I haven't been officially diagnosed with...

    I haven't been officially diagnosed with Reynaud's but my PCP has took notice of it...

    everytime I am barefoot and my lower legs are exposed, they turn blotchy white, then kinda blue, then really...
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    SULFA Drugs

    How common is it for someone with Lupus to be allergic to any medications with SULFA?

    Just wondering...

    my mom is allergic and so am I...

    she has lupus...
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    It drives me MAD, that criteria list. I mean I...

    It drives me MAD, that criteria list. I mean I know they have to have SOME form of criteria that you have to meet.

    but all the rheumatologists I have met are GLUED literally to that list, they...
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    It seems in my experience...Rheumatologists have...

    It seems in my experience...Rheumatologists have the biggest GOD complexes out there.

    and when your trying to get a diagnosis and feel better, you aren't going to get along well.

    I often ask...
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    It sounds like what your dealing with could be...

    It sounds like what your dealing with could be Urinary rentention, where your bladder is not emptying correctly, causing you to strain. And my Urogyn's tell me NEVER EVER push to pee. It could be...
  7. Mine isn't from my jaw... what happens is I'll...

    Mine isn't from my jaw...

    what happens is I'll swallow and the food gets stuck, in my upper throat.

    And when I'm drinking, sometimes I choke, and I can barely catch my breath. I even do it with...
  8. Thanks :D I have a bit of an obsession with...

    Thanks :D

    I have a bit of an obsession with CUPCAKES:)

    except, i'm suppose to avoid them because of my interstitial cystitis, but now and then I cheat...shh don't tell anyone :?

    I already...
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    Hi Lilmiss, My heart goes out to both you and...

    Hi Lilmiss,

    My heart goes out to both you and your daughter. Only 7 years old and having such a huge struggle on her shoulders...wow she must be a strong little one.

    I definitely can say that...
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    Oooh wow. :? I don't mean to scare you but...

    Oooh wow. :?

    I don't mean to scare you but your symptoms sound soooooo familar.

    I'm no expert or urologist, but I know my stuff when it comes to the bladder, as I have been dealing with a...
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    Wow it is so weird to know that all these...

    Wow it is so weird to know that all these medications are used for different reasons.

    I was given Elavil this past summer to try and help get some pain relief from my Interstitial cystitis. This...
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    I have tried Tramadol before. Basically this is a...

    I have tried Tramadol before. Basically this is a pain medication that is a non-opiate. It is suppose to be non-addicting, but I have heard otherwise.

    I only took it once and it made me feel...
  13. difficulty swallowing & and another odd symptom

    I have always had issues drinking w/o choking and even swallowing food, early on I thought I just didn't know how to drink like a normal human, but then I realized there has to be a reason why.
    ...
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    I could literally be wearing my warm uggs and a...

    I could literally be wearing my warm uggs and a thick pair of socks and my feet are cold to the touch...I hate it.

    definitely sounds like reynauds or poor circulation...my legs even do it when i'm...
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    Don't feel alone in your blood pressure issues. ...

    Don't feel alone in your blood pressure issues.

    I'm only 24 and my BP is high...its been high for about a year and a half...

    whenever my body decided to fall apart...my BP decided to go along...
  16. I have not tried anything for Lupus...because I...

    I have not tried anything for Lupus...because I am undiagnosed...and who knows if I will ever get "labeled"

    But as far as pain meds. I live in chronic pain everyday from my IC, which is often...
  17. Thanks so much for the replies. I do believe...

    Thanks so much for the replies.

    I do believe they tested me sjogrens and the test came back negative. So that's definitely out of the question. I also don't fit much of the criteria, one of the...
  18. Undiagnosed and have ALOT of unanswered questions...

    Hi,

    I have not been "officially" diagnosed with Lupus, but the dr's are "watching" me for it. :?

    I am 24 years old and about a year ago my health just took a dive. My ANA stands at 1:360's...
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