78yr male pmr since '12. 20 pred- now 12,7wk plan took 9.marked time in 2/3 point. Colds since Dec,Thyroxine increased ,tried mex but felt very unwell so taken off. Pain lower spine ,cough and
pain and weakness rear thighs. Use some pain killers-low dose. Try swimming 2xwk-12length each,short walks,yesterday shopping walk. Today ,coming out of sleep state mid pm and pain ache-not like it before,
and much more active, Is this a Flare?