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Muscle cramps? (RA, SLE)

Jul 18, 2017 7:41 PM

Recently dx with RA, SLE on methotrexate and folic acid; experiencing intense muscle cramps, in your experience is this normal?

Jul 18, 2017 9:48 PM

I honestly have not experience this but to me it doesn't sound normal. But I have no idea . Wish you the best of luck. πŸ˜ŠπŸ˜ŠπŸ€—πŸ€—

Jul 18, 2017 9:50 PM

I have lots of muscle cramps with my fibromyalgia but not sure wether it's commen in RA I find heat helps like a hot water bottle or heat pack, I hope you find something to help soon🀞🏻

Jul 18, 2017 10:29 PM

Hi I have SLE too but I am not on methotrexate, I get muscle cramps with myfortic a lot. Try I nice hot bath. That always helped me and tylonol PM.

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