Seeker, I agree that you should consider a biologic. Which one will depend in part on what your doctor prefers and what your insurance will cover.
The frequency of shots will depend on which medication and how well you respond to it. For example, Enbrel is typically once a week, Simponi is typically once a month.
Ginny - 57 year old female
Dx with USpA in March 2013; changed to AS in July 2015
Iritis and Scleritis
unicompartmental knee replacement June 2014
MTX, Humira, Cyclobenzaprine, plus Celebrex as needed
Supplements: Folic Acid, Vitamin A, Vitamin D, Calcium, Fish Oil, Melatonin, Culturelle probiotic