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Low histamine fir GCA

Does anyone know if Low Histamine diet help GCA if so should we get tested for i...

At 3.5 mg pred for GCA , what is THE best time to take that dose ?

I had asked a multilevel query in the previous post . And Thankyou fir the kind ...

Battle with GP

Hi all!!As I mentioned before , My second visit to the private specialist was r...
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ESR

What is the normal esr level and what esr measurement is considered high please?...

Red feet and ankles from PMR or pred?

My feet and ankles were red and swollen when first diagnosed 2 yrs ago.Swelling ...

Markers up

Hi all Go just called me to say inflammatory markers are up so I did right uppin...

Side effects

My Mum has recently been diagnosed with PMR and has been taking 15mg Prednisolon...

Flare GCA at 3.5 mg pred - should I temporarily increase dose ? Split it ? What timings ?

I currently take 3.5 mg at 9.00 AM morning with breakfast . Since last 2 days I...

Trigger Finger

Over the past 2-3 weeks I have developed \"trigger finger\" in my right hand rin...

How long to get results of upping prednisone

Hi thank you all for your valuable help. Any idea how long it takes for upping p...

Polymyalgia and knee pain

Is there anyone else who has a diagnosis of Polymyalgia Rheumatica who only has...

Tapering & withdrawal symptoms

Hi I’ve just found article someone else had posted (sorry I’ve lost but post so ...

Pain relief

PMR PEOPLE What do you take for pain relief ? How often do you take it ? Does it...

Taking prednisone with food

Hi I take my prednisone about 8am , Is it really necessary to eat before prednis...

Advice needed please

Would any of your kind members answer a few questions for me please? How do you ...

Thank you

I would like to give a big thank you to PMRpro for the recent advice of adding 5...

PMR treatment

Anyone with PMR that did not have good results with prednisone and take hydroxyc...

Voltaren, (diclofenac) topical gel OK with pred?

My GP has prescribed Voltaren (dicflocinac), for osteoarthritis and hip bursi...

A&E

Hi all, hope yr all ok, spent Easter in Monday and most of Tuesday in a&e with s...

Confused.....

Diagnosed PMR May 2019 and started on 15mg Prednisolone which worked a miracle w...

Don't get too relaxed about going out because you've had your vaccination! First results show steroids and MTX damp the immune response.

Someone the forum say this and sent the link to me - thanks are due to her! http...
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Rheumatology post - updates

Hi everyone - thank you all for your support yesterday. Today I took the drop f...

Is my sweating at night caused by the time I take my prednisone?

For the past 4 months my sweating at night has increased. It seems to happen bet...

Should I increase Pred dose ?

Hi Everyone, not posted for a while. I am into my 6th year of PMR ( can't belie...

Does anyone have experience of Trigeminal Neuralgia? I have been prescribed Pregabalin but it doesn't work. Has anyone tried Acupuncture?

Trigeminal Neuralgia

New to Pred and wondering?

Hello everyone, I’m now in my third week of taking 15mg of Pred having recently ...

71 Year Old Grandmother with PMR Flies on the flying Fox!

We have a wonderful new Adventure Park in Kingston, Tasmania where I live; it's ...

Methotrexate

Hi all Administered my first methotrexate injection last night. Took about half...

Does a strong Covid vaccine response also suggest good news?

I am at 14mg of Pred for PMR diagnosed oct 2020, I’ve read here that, based on t...

urgent med query

how do i convince my consultant that i want to be started on a low dose of pred ...
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