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Stages
A myHSteam Member asked a question 💭

Okay so how does HS work. Does it progressively get into worse stages or can it be prevented or is it stationary in one stage

What Pain Medications Are You Prescribed And How Often?
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How do you deal with the pain? What pain medications do you take? Do you get narcotics? For how long do the Dr's give them to you?Is it hard to get them to prescribe it to you? Which dr prescribe it?

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I'm on a biologic called ' Amgevita' Stacie, which I take in epi- pen form once a week. Also use pain killers daily but really try to stay focused on being active & breathing well, which I find really… read more

Humira Treatment
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Is or has anyone used the humira treatment and how was the results? Drs wanted me to try it a few years back but it was super expensive even though they had programs that would help the cost and I was worried about the warning about lung issues because my family has lung problems on both sides. I would be interested in anyones results with this treatment and also how hard was it to set up the programs that help pay for it and was it still expensive in the end?? Thanks in advance for any… read more

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I was on Humira for almost 2 years and saved $$ by going through the Abbie site for discount coupons. I stopped when I started getting bacteria infections from "normal bacteria " our bodies have but… read more

What Medicine Do You Take For Pain
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For managing pain associated with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS), there are both over-the-counter (OTC) and prescribed options:

### Over-the-Counter Pain Medications
- Ibuprofen (e.g., Motrin, Advil)… read more

Has Anyone Had Any Problems Getting Pain Med From Their Dermatologist I Having A Bad Flare I'm Also Seeing A Wound Doctor
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I take 800 ibuprofen but my dermatologist won't prescribe anything higher

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My dermatologist prescribed me Tramadol and Prednisone to help me with pain right before my surgery in September. It took some of the edge off, but the pain was still there.

Has Anyone Been Prescribed Remicade? If So, Have You Noticed Any Change. My Dermatologist Is A Humira Guy And Won't Prescribe It. Thanks!!
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Hi that good news my dr wants to Starr me on Remicade waiting for insurance to approve. I was wondering if you have any side effects?

How Does Taking Doxycycline Make You Feel?
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I seen the surgeon yesterday. He referred me to derm. But in the meantime he started me on daily doxycycline . I've taken it in past but just a the usual short dose. Not sure when Derm will be because the referral just got sent yesterday.

A myHSteam Member

I start cosentyx on Tuesday. I really hope it works!

Pain
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How do you deal with the pain

A myHSteam Member

I have had to go to and receive care from pain management clinics it's been hard to find the right one who believes in HS and understand how painful this disease is but unfortunately in my case my… read more

Doc Horror Stories! Anyone Else?
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Today my heart was broke. I went to a 'new to me' dermatologist. I had my previous out of state records sent. My journal from my last two flare ups. And was ready to talk business. The doc selected 'Does HS studies/research'... I knew I just had to be in the right place
The 1st nurse was super nice listened, looked, took pics (i have has in my groin, so it is uncomfortable to show people). The PA, looked, heard me say the phrase HS, as I checked my dates on my journal she stood up and said Im… read more

A myHSteam Member

I feel your pain I was on Humira for two years before anybody did bloodwork to find out that I was or my body build up antibodies so it wasn’t doing anything they put me on Remicade and it’s still has… read more

Anyone Dealing With Mental Health Issues?
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I would love to talk about how this affects us mentally if anyone would like to chime in that would be great

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Percocet.