5.6.13:- Now on 40g of Pednisolone 8 a day for 28 days. Then reduce to 7 etc. She also, gave me 1500mgs of Calcium to take twice a day. What if any side effects? Bloods taken today which go to Birmingham, then before my next appt on 19.6.13, 2 days before appt get more blood work to be done. She is going to get a 2nd opinion from Specialist!!!