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PMRGCAuk
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All posts for August 2013

Dealing with a relapse after 3 1/2 years.

I'm gutted. 3 1/2 years ago I lost the sight of one eye to GCA and since then I...

?Hello. Does anyone get pain in feet. Like muscle strain. One foot felt a crunching pain by toes. Swelling on top of foot. GP thought it

Is caused by compensation in walking. Thanks

Does anyone take magnesium as a supplement and has it helped your PMR symptoms?

I had a bad week with very sore muscles and while searching on the Internet foun...
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Aches and pains with ESR and CPR lower than usual....is this strange?

I've been slowly coming down the pred from 10 to 6 from last November to July. I...

Thank you for replies,it's all a minefield!

I've just been reading all your posts,we all seem to be pretty much in the same ...

PMR A Volcanic Condition

PMR in its 6th. year. Down to 3mgm Prednisolone. Had a fall cracked some ribs an...

Can anyone give me the name of a good PMR rheumy in Gateshead/Newcastle area? Direct message communication might be appropriate here. Thanks

Wondering how folk of working age manage with GCA with there jobs mine a manual one and im tired easily doe tiredness ease in time?.and PMR.

Had symptoms of this for 4 weeks until sorted?

Why are there now so few posts and questions on the PMR community compared to a few months ago?

Have missed many of the \"regulars\" giving help and support

feeling good at present!

I have just seen the Dr - latest blood test shows that my inflammation is now ri...

anyone under 50 with GCA

Hi, I have atypical Polymyalgia have had the symptoms since OCT 2011, but did no...

urinary infections

I have got another water infection, the second this year. Does anyone else get t...

Dry hacking cough and dry wretching

Coming down very slowly on steroids and now down to 13mg and I am experiencing a...

Tenderness under arms, could this be PMR related or something else?

I've had PMR for four years and am down to 4mg of prednisolone and an anti infla...

Hi Trish 29 and can somebody help me please ? Re Blood Pressure tablets lrbesartanTeva 150mg!!

I was prescribed Irbesartan Teva by my new Rheumatologist and have been on them ...

Sorry for the quietness

Hi everyone, hope you all are doing good and pain free (well we live in hope). I...

Is this tiredness normal for GCA

I have only been diagnosed for a few days but the tiredness is unbelievable. I d...

dizziness

I have posted this subject before, I have been taking pred for over 2 years but ...

NorthKent PMRGCAuk Support Group Meeting

A meeting is arranged for NorthKent PMR and GCA support group on Tuesday 13 Augu...

does anyone know if you can have Lupus and PMR , im on meds for Lupus and have also been treated for PMR for the last year ,

I haven't been able to work since last year with having poor mobility quite a lo...

Does anyone get a day of depression? Is this the Pred? do you think

Hello. Had normal blood tests. GP feels pred affecting me. Cut down from 15mg to 10mg for 4 days to see how it goes. Any thoughts.

osteoporosis long term scenario

I had a dexa scan and was then informed there was evidence of osteoporosis in my...

currently reducing to 4mgs, does anyone know where I can get information on adrenal gland recovery and what to expect, thanks.

I read sometime recently on this site regarding new information on reducing steroids, can't find it. Can someone tell me where it is please.