Am I a complete idiot to think that taking paracetamol for 10 years was ok??
It was only when I saw my RA nurse specialist on Tuesday, and he was writing down all my prescription medications, that I casually mentioned ...
Back pain and levothyroxine
Back pain and levothyroxine, any suggestions p lease? I have a degenerative spine, Ibuprofen really helped but stopped and went to paracetamo...
Paracetamol does not work
Hi all Following on from another post regarding paracetamol I noticed that almost every sub-thread includes at least one response along the l...
First time Rheumatologist, not happy
Hi everyone, had PMR for 5 and a half years, started on 15mg of pred and had got down to 3 mg, then had my first flare last November and had ...
Pneumonia vaccine reaction
Here goes after learning here that due to being immune suppressed for having CLL I should take the pneumonia vaccine I have contacted my GP a...
Hi ladies I’m struggling with pain and have tried various combinations of paracetamol ibuprofen co-codamol but some days it really gets me do...
I sent Bea Iris Primroses and she sent me a picture of flowers growing in our garden. Nice.....
Hello BLF friends, Anybody has adrenal glands insufficiency and went from Prednisone to Hydrocortisone? I have more energy for sure but I am ...
Itchy skin in the night.
There could be many culprits but every now and then I get attacks of very itchy skin at night, all over. I wake up scratching....
Life and Homemade catfood
Hello BLF friends,💕 I’m sick, my lungs are burning, trying to ignore it, popping in the pred, paracetamol and inhaling nebs and getting on w...
More mixed messages about paracetamol and Gabapentin!! Getting frustrated.
That because I had already shown such a great result with my RA, by getting the right drugs, by eating well, exercising and having a good bal...
Hospital up date … all change and its getting frightening
the Pet scan could be a further 3 weeks so I am looking at 4-5 weeks on taking 5mg of pred when we went to get the prescription the chap in t...
Hi all Wrote awhile ago about stiff finger pip joints, Rheumy said it’s oa had x-rays no sign of oa or anything else, not on steroids now onl...
Any advice please
After 6 + years travelling down the PMR road I, like many others it seems, find themselves on a 6mg dose of Pred and unbeing able to reduce f...
Follow up re alternative pain relief and sciatica
I have put a follow up post on my original post but thought I'd start another so that you can all see it. Thanks to everyone for all the help...
Hello everyone. I had very much pain in my throat last year and almost 2 months I was suffering very badly specially in the night time feel l...
I am into my third year of this journey we call PMR and feel I am getting nowhere. I started at 20mg Pred and tapered to 12mg before I had a ...
Aria having a peep out!
Dear BLF friends, It seems things are looking up for Aria and Bea. I certainly hope so....
Got my report..
When you read it, it’s daunting but not so bad.. In fact I ended up with 15 days doxy, 5 days minimum of pred and a box of 28 to use at my co...
I haven't been on here for nearly 2 months but I've just had a look and hooray! I still recognise some names....
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