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PMRGCAuk
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Living with PMR with no prednisone

I'll start this blog with a little bit about when I acquired PMR and treatment. ...

When do side effects from Prednisone start?

Been off and on Prednisone over the last 3 weeks. I was on 10 mg for 10 days, dr...

New/No Diagnosis

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Had PMR and GCA 18mths. On pred and methotrextae. Very resistant to treatment. To start I.V. Cyclophophamide soon, any one else had this ?

Test results

Tests came back - negative for PMR. Discs 4/5 and 6/7 have no space between an...

which is the latest drug to cure pain

is there a new drug calledsynudal

Unexplained bruising

I often have dark purple bruising, fading to red and eventually disappearing, on...

List and information on food etc for inflammation, pain etc.

We devised this method of behavior modification more than 10 years ago. This die...

Reducing your prednisolone

Ok ladies.. When the going gets tough the tough get going! Get help to reduce ...

Are steroids necessary to cure/alleviate the pain of pmr?

I am awaiting the results of tests for pmr and haemochromotosis, the results of ...

Question on GCA

I have had PMR for almost 3 years. I also have other issues (some hereditary an...

Do you have Polymyalgia Rheumatica or Giant Cell Arteritis? Are you still working?

Doctors tend to think of PMR and GCA as diseases of later life, but people in th...

Are you using painkillers? What do you use and what do you think of them?

Many people find that, as they reduce their dosage of prednisolone, their sympto...