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Living with Lupus: Questions for Your Doctor

If you have lupus, here are a few sample questions you might ask your doctor. Print and take this list with you to your next doctor visit.

❏ Who should be part of my health care team?

❏ How can I help prevent — or spot signs of — flare-ups?

❏ If my symptoms get worse, what should I do?

❏ Do I need to take medicines? And, if so, what should I know about them?

❏ What types and amounts of physical activity are right for me?

❏ Can you recommend resources or support groups for people with lupus?

Add your own questions or notes:

The information provided here is for general informational purposes only and not intended to be nor should be construed as medical or other advice. You should consult your own doctor and/or an appropriate professional to determine what may be right for you. Treatment options mentioned may not be covered by your benefit plan. Check your plan for specific coverage details.

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