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results with specialist

hello everyone went to see specialist today pmr kept me on 15mls a day for two ...

First Visit to Rheumatologist

Well after being diagnosed with GCA several months ago I had my first visit to a...

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I have very swollen legs and feet as a side effect from steriods.

Last night my cat scratched the back of my leg - not serious - just a small surf...

A new week

Morning all Today is the first day of a brand new week for my meds. Today I dr...

I have had PMR for the last 2 years. in the last 5 month I get bad pains in both legs. Am on 4mg pred. daily and 25 methotraxate weekly

If I \"up\" mu prednison it doesnt make any difference.....

Withdrawal from Predisolone symptoms

Yesterday felt very strange - not quite dizzy but almost so and a bit nauseous. ...

After three and a half years on pred for PMR/GCA I seem to have developed asthma. Any connection? My Dr thinks not. Anyone else experienced?

Swollen stomach?

Hi, I've had PMR for four and a half years now and have been on steriods for nea...

Do you think we need to up the dose of steroids, in order to come down?

I started on 15mg 28th Feb this year. Went up to 20mg 15th May, started reducin...

weight gain

since i have been on the steriods my energy levas ave increased but i get urges ...

pmr reduction

i have dropped 2mls a day of presidone and i have still pain in kneck and should...

Rheumy appointment

Hi everyone Well today I have been to see a rheumy. I did actually see this cha...

pmr

my left side of my body is worse than my right , but my left leg is more swolle...

leg cramps

i am now on 3 week of steriods with a drop of 2ml i am havig leg cramps and shou...

One Month on Pred

I am now down to 10 mg and at 15 mg all the aches and pains were back , still no...

JAW STIFF NO PAIN

MY JAW IS STIFF MOUNTH WONT OPEN VERY FAR BUT ONLY SLIGHT PAIN IS THIS NORM GONE...

Polls

Hello everybody, hope you are coping with the colder weather. I actually had the...

PMR an osteoporosis

Gota call from my GP today the result of dexa scan is I have osteoporosis,my que...

still in pain

im back off holiday , woke up with flu on my first day off holiday ( great ) sti...

another drop

Hi all, hope you are all doing good. Yesterday I dropped another 1mg so now on ...

can i claim DLA for PMR and Osteoporosis

hi i suffred PMR 3 years ago which has resulted in me having Osteoporosis i was ...

Follow up to previous post "Rheumatologist now not sure I have PMR"

Just got back from the Rheumatologist, and all my test results are back. It con...

other side of tote bag where the name can be done

sorry don't know how to put more than one pic on a blog lol. So here is the othe...

tote bag pics

you can add a name that will be hand embroidered at no extra charge. The bags ar...

Falling Down & PMR

Last Friday morning at about 7a.m. I heard the approaching refuse collectors in ...

Thinning skin and bruising

Prednisolone has created havoc with the skin on my wrists and forearms. I only h...

loss of sight due to Giant Cell

Having bad day lost sight of one eye three months ago and still very worried abo...

update on my pmr

went to doctors to day for blood test results all test have gone up a lot, he wi...

PMRGCAuk tote bags to raise awareness

Hi all Today I have been given permission to use PMRGCAuk logo's to print onto ...