Hi Everyone -
I am a 43 year old male who has had HS since 16 or so. It appears on ears, scalp/neck, axillae/chest, groin, buttocks, and waist line area.
I have already tried the following:
Bactrim (sulfa) seems to be the only half way effective medicaiton, but Stevens-Johnson Syndrome is enough to make me want to stay far away from taking it anymore.
I hear that Humira is something that might work, but there are a lot of side effects/monitoring of blood/risks..etc...etc...
Is that the way to go at this point? I have eight bad places, and just depressed.
Does anyone have any tips or advice on managing and treating active HS areas while living on a college campus in dormitories? I'm 19 and have been dealing with HS for almost six years now and have gotten good at treating my HS, making sure everything is clean, all the normal care you need. But this is a whole different scenario. I'm in a double with someone who has no idea about this disease and...
My girlfriend has been diagnosed with HS for about a year. It has been very rough for her. She starting taking Humira but within the last 2 months it gotten worse and her dosed was up to once a week instead of every two weeks. She is starting to get depressed. What can i do to help her. She stop drinking and starting eating more healthy. Avoiding milk, yeast and and other food/ingredients that...