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Adrenals again!

I am down to 6mg for 2 weeks now. Absolutely done in and very down in spirit!! ...

Adrenal deficiency, muscle or joint pain

I am reading a lot about adrenal problems as I am down at 3,75 mg and have some ...

Blood tests

I am seeing GP for results of 1st blood test after ? whether PMR. Receptionist ...

Extra cover for dental extraction

Hi. This is my first post and I need some advice. I’ve had PMR for just over thr...

meds for itching

does any one know of a medicine or anyway to stop the itching? I almost have my ...

phone message from gp re pred

hi everyone, I spoke to receptionist about my ? flare or bit of both after havin...

Signs of adrenal response?

Hello toute le monde. I am on my way down from 8mg to 7mg. Now down to 3x7 per...

Has anyone ever got rid of oral thrush?

I’ve had oral thrush for 8 weeks now. My GP prescribed a course of Nystatin whic...

Thank you

I took my last steroid yesterday almost 5 years after the first. Those years o...

Feeling more like me!

Over the last two weeks I’ve noticed something has changed. It may be short live...

Cutting Gastro coated Pred.

I am on 12.5mg and have been told to reduce to 10mg. I think this is too much s...

Do I know my own body?!?!

Please may I sound board? As mentioned previously, I responded beautifully to st...

high CRP blood test

i have been off prednisone for a month. now my c reactine protein is 11.sh...

Advice about surgery

Hello, I'm scheduled to have a fixation surgery on my bog toe in October to tre...

Newly diagnosed with Polymyalgia Rheumatica and more recently GCA

Hi everyone, I’m new here and have been reading lots of posts as I am in lots of...

Kate Gilbert book

Hi all just wondering if you all thought kate Gilbert s book was worthwhile. I ...

19 and a half days in.....

Good morning all, After my positive morning yesterday with deciding to take my t...

PMR or arthritis or both?

Im at 2mg pred after getting to 1.5 for a few weeks when I was getting a bit of ...

Time Heals All

Thank you all for the advice on re-tapering from 15.mg. The first time I reduced...

Feel like crying...

Was sort of diagnosed with PMR in March. Rheumy wasn't convinced due to my age. ...

Should I continue to taper?

I was diagnosed in June of 2018 and put on 30mg of prednisone. I have now tapere...

Raising awareness and support for PMRGCAuk ... climbing an Ultimate Mountain

I'm still in remission with Polymyalgia Rheumatica, and as the PMRGCA North East...

Stiffness in scalp and Physio

Diagnosed with PMR IN January. Now on 15 mgs .the stiffness originally was lower...

Acupuncture or Ultrasound Therapy Perhaps

Hello again! I am considering trying either acupuncture or ultrasound therapy fo...

First Flare

I am experiencing my first flare. I was diagnosed with positive biopsy in May an...

Priobotic Yogurts

Hi Can anyone recommend a good Priobotic Yogurt Please. Thank you.

Is Seeing a Rheumy Worth it?

Hi Everyone, My daughter, who is a health professional, very much wants me to s...

Hip problems from Pred?

You know when problems occur, other than Pmr pain, I mean, you always ask yourse...

19 Days in........

Good morning everyone. Since being on 40mg for the last week from previous guide...

Test Rat

Diagnosed in April with PMR at 52. Got a second opinion yesterday and the new do...
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