Category Archives: Remicade

Best Way to Treat Sickness When Immune Suppressed

Well I’m still sick with this damned cold.  I thought that I’d broken its back and was over the worst a few days ago, however yesterday (Saturday) I woke up feeling terrible.  Sore throat, headache and flushes were back.  So … Continue reading

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Psoriasis Update

Well it has been a month or so since I gave an update on my psoriasis (and arthritis).  I guess I haven’t blogged about it because for me it is quite stable.  I don’t have any psoriatic arthritis – except … Continue reading

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Testosterone Replacement Therapy

There is a upmarket medical center about 5 minutes down the road from where I work, run by one of the best hospital groups in Thailand.  This medical center includes an Anti-Aging Clinic, where they apparently give you a thorough … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Afraid To Change Doctor

I’ve worked in the health care industry for over almost 25 years.  In that time I have had confirmation time and time again that doctors will take different approaches to treatment of the same condition.  I’m sure you’ve heard the … Continue reading

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Side Effects of Remicade

I was just thinking today that I am pretty fortunate that I don’t get any side effects from Remicade.  I roughly sort the side effects into two categories, side effects relating to the infusion of remicade, and side effects occurring … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Psoriasis

So it’s been a couple of days since my Remicade infusion and I already notice a great improvement in my elbow psoriasis.  I’ll take a pic tomorrow if I remember.   I still have some scalp psoriasis but it is also … Continue reading

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Preparing for Remicade

Actually there isn’t much preparation to do for my Remicade dose.  Just turn up to see my Rheumatologist who typically checks my lungs, heart, blood pressure and psoriasis spots, and then they prescribe the Remicade.  I then go to get … Continue reading

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Running on Imodium

Imodium is my friend.  We’ve been doing everything together lately.  Working on the computer, training at the gym, having lunch.  Even going to the toilet together. So definitely time to get my next dose of Remicade.  How I feel now … Continue reading

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Do Toilet Noises Embarrass You?

You are in the stall of a public toilet and there are maybe 3 or 4 other stalls in the row.  The walls don’t go all the way to the roof, you know they have that gap at the bottom … Continue reading

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Got Psoriasis? Look After Your Heart

I was not aware until recently that just having psoriasis apparently increases the risk of heart attack.  Then I read this article regarding a study done on existing and new biologics.  The study intended to research whether biologics increase further … Continue reading

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