More DailyStrength
Health Event Calendar
See what's new on the site
Step-by-step Tutorials
How to use DailyStrength
We're on Facebook
Check out our page
Follow us on Twitter
Read our tweets
Get Cool DS Stuff
Shirts, Hats, Baby Wear

Abatacept is used to treat symptoms of moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis, such as joint pain, swelling, and stiffness, in adult patients who have not been helped by other medicines. Abatacept helps improve the physical functioning of the patient and slow the progression of damage to the body from rheumatoid ar... continue

Treatment Success Rate

Top 5 Communities
Condition Members Success
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Overall, 70% (140 Members) find Orencia helpful

Orencia Reviews

Show: for
Somewhat Helpful
Seemed to slow down my progression but too many infections.
Somewhat Helpful
I'm mobile, but still in pain.
Somewhat Helpful
only slightly
Somewhat Helpful
This drug only helped me with fatigue, but not at all with joint pain. was on it for about 6 months.
Somewhat Helpful
discontinued due to severe low back and abdominal pain
Somewhat Helpful
It helped some of my symptoms but still had disabliling fatigue and pain.
Somewhat Helpful
Only 4th treatment. like to sudden charge of energy with the IV infusion
Somewhat Helpful
started in november 2007. I get about 2 or 3 weeks fairly good relief after each infusion. Awaiting FDA approval for Actemra.
Too Soon To Tell
Just started it. Haven't seen any improvements yet.
Too Soon To Tell
I've been on it now 3 months with no significant improvement.
Showing 61 - 70 of 210 Reviews
Previous | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 | Next