Have I developed "doctor phobia" or what...?!
Now, I am worried sick how she will react when she sees my suppressed TSH... I doubt she even knows what NDT is, let alone how it affects the...
I saw my rheumy this week and she prescribed medrol ( 4mg strength ) to replace the prednisone, the reason being that the medrol tablet has 2...
Seen hormone specialist, more confused than ever...!
But I've never heard of anyone using adrenal support cyclically, especially prescription drugs such as Medrol ( or pred or HC )....
Adrenal fatigue - a chronic or reversible condition?
I have been asking myself a lot of question lately about adrenal fatigue and the best way to treat it: I was diagnosed with adrenal fatigue i...
Methotrexate while on Methadone treatment. I need advice.
Has anyone ever taken Methotrexate while on methadone treatment I currently take 75 mg of methadone liquid oral once-daily I was prescribed m...
Sulfasalazine, feeling much worse
I started three weeks ago. My health and symotons are much worse now....
Possible PMR Diagnoses: Phoenix,Az
My journey started 4months ago, all of a sudden felt achy and had shoulder pains problems getting up from a chair. Would wake up in middle of...
T3 and insulin resistance?
Anyway, I have read two contradictory statements about T3 and insulin resistance. First of all, the American ND Westin Childs claims people w...
Flare on Actemra
I’ve had monthly Actemra infusions since December and added leflunomide in February for primary diagnosis of PMR, secondary RA due to positiv...
PolyBursitis Rheumatica & Bacon Sandwiches
My first question was what exactly happens in the body with PMR? What is interesting is my glucose is not affected like it was in the early d...
I ave only been taking Medrol for about three months, and because of the idiocy of my Rheumy, who had me taper to quickly, I have already had...
Prescription cortisone for adrenal fatigue?
Diagnosed with adrenal fatigue by Hertoghe doctor in Belgium in 2011 ( using 24 h urine analysis ). After all, adrenal fatigue is not an offi...
I have had PMR for about five years and it is reasonably well controlled with 5mg of Medrol. Is the knee pain likely to be PMR related or cou...
Need tapering off steroid support
Hi, I have been on Medrol ( similar to prednisone ) for two and a half years. My highest dose was 30 mg....
Depo medrol pain! Ouch!
Hey guys! I had Depo medrol injection for inflammation in my buttock area following a Sequestrated Disc and Sciatic nerve pull....
Low cortisol levels thyroid hormone levels, especially on T3/NDT
Since going off Medrol, I have felt worse and worse on NDT, to the point of going off it completely and back on T4 only. I was convinced the ...
I am in Italy and a friend with Crohn's told me about a new medicine called Cortiment 9mg, Budesonide. It is a class of corticosteriods....
I just don’t understand that the rheumys expect one to be pain-free on the pred....
Greetings all. I am new on this website....
34 yr old with Temperal Arteritis?
Anyone out there younger with this diagnosis? I believe this is what I'm dealing with but docs don't even want to entertain the idea because ...
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