What is the average length of time for pmr.? Its been 2 years and I cant get below 4mg of methylprednisolone without muscle and joint pain.
Any input greatly appreciated!...
Weakness in Thighs - how to remedy
I have started to have weakness in my thighs. I notice it when attempting to stand from a seated position, going up stairs, even just a few, ...
Why the flare up?
Was feeling fairly good, currently on 10mg Methylprednisolone. I split my dose, 8 in am and 2 in pm....
Pulse therapy for MS
My wife was diagnosed with MS in July this year. Following a 5-day corticosteroid pulse therapy with methylprednisolone, she now has nausea, ...
How are you?
David Shrigley has it about right. I've deteriorated quite badly in the last couple of weeks, with increasing muscle weakness and fatigue now...
My wife was recently diagnosed with Vasculitis, she has been taking 80 mg of Prednisolone for 6 weeks and that was a great improvement, she h...
Recently diagnosed with PBC and AHI
They continued testing and figured out that I have AHI and PBC along with migraines which is what caused me to black out and fall....
Prednisone VS Methylprednisolone
Had a follow up with my rheumatologist today, 4th visit in 6 weeks or so. I have been on prednisone since September 17 started at 20 mg for 5...
Hello all, newly diagnosed...I just wondered if anyone has had Methylprednisolone injections?
Hi. I’ve been reading posts on the forum for a while but this is the first time I’ve posted....
Yonsa vs Zytiga
Why would anyone even want to take Zytiga now that Yonsa has been FDA approved?! " The Yonsa formulation of Yonsa is developed to have a smal...
First Rituximab Infusion
Happy new year to everyone! On the 28th December, I had my first Rituximab infusion....
Gca steroid resistant
Hello. I have had GCA involving large arteries for about a year....
Differences in corticosteriods?
I am new to this group and to my PMR diagnosis. I am only 48 and it has been quite a stunning diagnosis to deal with....
Is anyone out there? We are beyond frustrated with this disease....
Are high doses of prednisone dangerous for my cirrhosis?
I recently started getting what looked like canker sores which eventually covered the inside of both cheeks, tongue, and gums. I saw someone ...
chemo 'feeds' bone met tumors?!!: "Chemotherapy induces JAG1 expression in osteoblasts, promoting chemoresistance in bone metastases"
Does anyone have access to this article? It sounds like the chemo, Docetaxel, which my husband finished last July, may not have helped the tu...
Which form of abiraterone?
New study below. Compared " a novel abiraterone acetate fine particle formulation ( AAFP ) 500mg plus methylprednisolone vs....
Recently diagnosed with ANCA Vasculitis.
Hi there! I'm new to this forum and on the 20th November I was diagnosed with pr3 small vessel vasculitis ( extra renal syndrome )....
Rituxan / Rituximab -- gastrointestinal side effects or coinciding viral infection?
I was diagnosed with MPA in 2013. I was brought into remission with cyclophosphamide and prednisone but I've been receiving Rituxan infusions...
Side Effect of Prednisolone - Dementia?
My dad is 70 yrs old and was diagnosed with PMR last week and had been given prednisolone ever since. He also has been wearing diaper before ...
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