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 ...
My oncologist mentioned this drug-has anyone had experience of it and if so was it effective?...
Insomnia with Dexamethasone
Hi I was diagnosed with PMR in January. I was prescribed Predisolone at first which caused stomach problems....
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I was diagnosed with ITP April 2018 with a platelet count of 1,000. I'm thinking about getting a splenectomy, but to be completely honest I d...
Have you any better ideas?
I have posted before re my progression. 12 years down the line now ....
Zytiga plus Dexamethasone
Anyone any had experience of this combination as a replacement for Zytiga/Prednizolone whilst on Zoladex please? My PSA had remained stable a...
Steroid taper when ending Zytiga
I am coming off ADT. Last Lupron injection is wearing off....
Effect of chemotherapy on RLS
As soon as I started this my RLS stopped completely, and for over 5 months afterwards I was still clear. Then, after the 5 months, just when ...
Me again. My dad just had his first consultation for radiation treatment....
Severe canker sores with Ibrance
I’ve tried almost every over-the-counter and dexamethasone and magic mouse any other ideas? It really is difficult to go back-and-forth on th...
Any Alternative to Dexamethasone?
I did find a scientific study on the efficacy of Papaya Leaf Juice....
Help! Any experiences with Ozurdex implant?
As expected I've now begin to lose my central vision due to a bleed cause by radiation damage. I've been having injections every 4-6 weeks to...
SLE and fibromyalgia?
Hey guys so I recently saw a new Rheumatologist and he said that I had both fibromyalgia and SLE. I'm only 20 by the way....
Does anyone in our community know anything about dexamethasone? I was put on it to raise blood platelets prior to a tooth extraction....
Brain tumour again
Well after having lung cancer successfully treated 2015 and a brain met successfully treated May 2017 it seems I now might have another one ,...
Do steroid bursts work and do they have the dreaded side effects?
I react very badly to dexamethasone ( apparently 4x stronger than prednisone ) and wonder if 2 to 3 week ' bursts ' of dex has worked for oth...
Just diagnosed 4 days ago with thrombocytopenia
But after 2 1/2 days in the hospital my count went from 4000 to 60000....
First Week Following First Chemo
It has been and interesting week after my first chemo treatment. First, the Benedryl used in the premeds resulted in a hilararous math proble...
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My husband is 78 and was diagnosed with cancer of unknown primary ( mets to a number of bones in the spine and lymph nodes ) but likely prost...
Anyone experienced recurrent meningitis? And did you get any answers as to why it keeps happening?
I had meningitis four years ago ( suspected bacterial, but was already heavily medicated with IV antibiotics and steroids prior to my lumbar ...
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