Synacthen Test Results
My Consultant rang me yesterday & l do have Secondary Adrenal Insufficiency, l thought as much because l feel so exhausted. She is referring ...
how do you fast before Chemo? I have a drug to take that requires food with it "DEXAMETHASONE" ~~
I told my doctor... that I was going to fast at least 36 hours before and also the day of my chemo and he said it wasn't necessary....
Acute Bacterial Meningitis
My father who is in his late 70s, was rushed to the hospital with acute Bacteral Meningitis ( streptococcus pneumonia ), he has been in the C...
New Rheumatologist, but where to now??
I have been reading with great interest whisperits last post on his visit to the sleep consultant and also Twitchy's last CTD appointment. Bo...
Prednisone to Dexamethasone
Since she is just coming into her Practice, I suppose she has had little to do with PMR. Thank you again for allowing me to post and gain the...
Has anyone been prescribed Dexamethasone. If so what were your results and side affects....
Prior to my daughter's MRI of her hips, dexamethasone was prescribed by her primary because her pain and swelling was worsening. Steroids wor...
Delirium- infection, dexamethasone withdrawal or brain mets?
Hi all This may be a long post as it's been a stressful few days! I am interested to hear of anyone's experience of brain mets?...
Confused and frustrated
I emailed my clinic to ask for clarification for the 20th of September when I am due to attend my baseline scan and start my stim protocol. U...
CRPC & Prednisolone or Dexamethasone. Neutrophil to Lymphocyte Ratio [NLR].
New study below [ 1 ]. Prednisone/Prednisolone & Dexamethasone are corticosteroids - steroid hormones that " have been used in the therapy fo...
Let me introduce you to my beautiful niece Caroline ...when you think you have problems just look at her smile lifts me daily xx
This young lady is my niece Caroline who at at a tender age of 29 was diagnosed with tumours in her brain ... she over the lady four years ha...
Bowel obstruction 10 days after 1st session Cisplatin/Caelyx 3rd line
Hello lovely ladies really need some help. After feeling pretty rough for first 5 days was feeling better when felt really bloated with pain ...
Things I've learned so far about getting through chemo
Here are a few things I've learned so far from going through 3 1/2 cycles of chemo. Feel free to add to this....
The drugs dont work..... Well prednisolone anyway
I went back to the Haematologist last week knowing things could only get worse, I felt great and had no symptoms ( of ITP, thanks to predniso...
Good news sort of ,No evidence of any new cancers on CT scan ,heart tumour stable ,but might ask for an MRI later as CT scans aren't good for...
Platelet drop while on steroids. Is this normal
Newly diagnosed ITP . Hemotologist put me on dexamethasone 4 day and count up to 120000....
I now get to start injecting not one but two injections per night as well as the reduced dosage of Buserelin and take the dexamethasone in th...
Need help, I am very confused
I was diagnosed as GCA 5 months ago and was put on 80 mg prednisone. Then prednisone didn't work well for me and they put me on azathioprine ...
What Drugs do you use while on CHEMO
I am doing Taxotere Chemo, I will start cycle #8 this month, I would like to know what drugs you guys use, ( what feel good drugs do you use ...
Continue Venetoclax-200mg-Ramp up to 400mg said effect
The updated for the hard journey of Venetocalx. First, I really appreciate organizer who provides a platform and let people share their valua...
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