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 ...
Free of PMR
Hi, in 2011 i was diagnosed with PMR and started with 16mgr medrol. Following, i took some extra essential vitamins and minerals and now, at ...
Are there any PMR patients in the United States taking Medrol instead of prednisone? Will U.S. doctors prescribe Medrol instead of prednisone...
Living with PMR
I'm a 53 year old female suffering from PMR for a year and a half now....
Hello my name is Eveliz. I am 40 yrs young, married with 2 adult sons....
Having PMR Is Like Dancing With A Gorilla……..
The dance isn’t over until the gorilla decides it’s over. On August 25, 2017, I began a treatment regimen which included weekly injections of...
How much adrenal cortex is there in whole adrenal...?
I have been on 250 mg of adrenal cortex extract for the past year, after weaning off Medrol for adrenal fatigue, and have felt wonderful on i...
should cortisone always be combined with DHEA?
The Hertoghe doctors say you need to take DHEA with hydrocortisone or Medrol ( unless you also suffer from PCOS ). The reason is that DHEA wi...
Loss of sight scare
And again it concerned doctors, claiming to be " experts " in GCA, and not knowing what the h--- they were doing....
Finally I become of Imbruvica's family
My fifth day Imbruvica. What to expect and what to keep as a young patient ?...
Hip and thigh pains.
Hi everyone here,Im glad to be part of this great Community. I have been having pains in my hips for few weeks now....
Nutri Adrenals - feedback wanted
However, I understand Nutri Adrenal contains whole adrenal so adrenaline...? But since it's often recommended by Dr. Peatfield ( who I unders...
how to know if I'm estrogen dominant or deficient...?
I was told I needed to take both E and P because I suffered from adrenal fatigue ( for which I was prescribed Medrol which I subsequently man...
This will get the star for brainfog for sure.
If it wasn't true, it might even be funny. 😏 But when I share these things it helps me realize they are not as desperate as it feels....
Face rash - anything besides the sun??
Hi all! Tossing this out there b/c I've become really frustrated with both my rheumy and my dermatologist....
The differences between Prednisone, Prednisolone, and Medrol.
jwb43, When you take prednisone, it must first be metabolized in the liver to its active form, prednisolone. And while oral prednisone and pr...
Prednisone vs Prednisolone
I don't understand why prednisone is prescribed when prednisolone is available. Why do doctors in the U.S. prescribe prednisone when Medrol i...
Prednisone and hair loss
I have been taking prednisone since last October . I started with 20mg per day and slowly tapered down to 7.5 ....
Hi In two weeks, I'm going to start taking Medrol ( methylprednisolon ), corticosteroid, due to my liver problems....
Methotrexate and sore throat
Hiya all Yesterday was feeling like burning up. But only I can feel it....
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