Enteropathic Arthropathies

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I Have been treated the last 5 years for PMR and GCA now they have found it to be Enteropathic Arthropathies ,has anyone got this ,and what medication are u taking feel been messed about ,and that the medication i have been on has caused me more harm then good bri

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    It sounds as if you have Reiter's arthritis?  This is a reactive arthritis - you will probably need a course of antibiotics, either short high dose or longer term low dose to completely remove the cause of your arthritis.  I think Doxycycline is the antibiotic of choice?  It's worth looking up in the professional part of this site or on the NICE guidance - I can't post the link here or the post will need to be moderated.
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      been told its sero negative arthritis ,although much pain in hips and knees its only been picked up in shoulders with pet scan ,still have to get off steriods but now want to put me on sulfasalazine  now on iron tab and waiting for b12 inj can u email me
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    It's where your got bacteria cause an auto immune reaction. You will probably find it helpful to take some pharmaceut icalgrade pro biotics
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       pharmaceut icalgrade pro biotics ,What are these, not heard about these

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