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Restless legs syndrome

Has anybody suffered with restless legs syndrome along with PMR? If so how do yo...

Alendronic Acid

My GP has prescribed AC 70mg once a week as a preventative against bone loss wh...

Even further confused!!

I last saw my Rheumy (FRCP)on the 6th & 7th July this year when I was given an i...
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Thigh swelling, Dr. ordered 20 mgs of medrol as part of treatment

Hi Everyone, hope all are well and getting through the GCA , PMR and pred. A we...

Pain in the neck!

I am on 15mg having been diagnosed with Pred 2 weeks ago. It has taken away the ...

High white cell count

I was diagnosed in June PMR, and put on 15mg preds. which worked straight away. ...

Tired after a holiday

Just been away for a few days but suffering now - I think I overdid it and the l...

Bowen therapy is NOT a cure for PMR/GCA

Well, I have sat quietly on this site for over 2 years, but today I declare war ...

reducing pred after an operation

I had my second Cochlear implant two days ago. Taking painkillers so not aware ...

Diabetes following Steroids

I am sure this must have been discussed before. Diagnosed with PMR/GCA June thi...

Happy

Initially I resisted the diagnosis of PMR, my GP was less than confidence inspir...

Bowen therapy

Hi again i'VE successfully got down from 20mg to 15 to 12.5 within 4 weeks of d...

Reversing osteoporosis part 3

Routine visit to GP to get pred prescription renewed. Asked about getting more ...

Totally Frustrated

Has anyone else had difficulty getting their symptoms diagnosed. I was booked fo...

stinging pain in limbs

Hi everyone, I've had RA for 4-5 years and GCA 3+. On reducing dose of 10mg pred...

Pred and thyroxine

Hello I've been reading that thyroxine is affected by taking Pred and calcium. A...

Fibromyalgia

Hi every one,long time no text, I,m inquiring if anyone knows a good forum or si...

Driving with PMR/GCA

Pred MANIA, nobody explains to you the extreme side effects that you can get, I ...

What time to take Pred. ?

I am only just noticing that a few people on here have adjusted when they take t...

Feeling better

Hi, saw my Rheumy on Saturday and blood tests all came back as normal. He's wor...

Bioflex

Going to try low level light therapy to help me on my journey of pred reduction....

One month on from Zero.....

Just to say I'm still feeling great ! No setbacks so far. I've got lots of ener...

GCA, Pred and Imuran

Hi all. Diagnosed with GCA 4+ yrs ago. Had relapses at 1, 7, 5 and 4 mg pred/da...

Ongoing gca

Just wanted to know if anybody gets hip and shoulder pain I have had horrendous...

Just had one of those "enlightening moments"

About a month ago, I started to \"go mad\". Everyone was baffled (me included) ...

having a flare up

This is my first time on the forum but I have been following it since being dx w...

Shoulder pain

I saw my Rheumy 2 weeks ago [ 6 monthly check ] whilst there he sent me for an ...

ESR and CRP

During my 20 month journey with PMR I have been tested for both ESR and CRP. Be...

Skin rash?

Hello all, Has anyone ever suffered a skin rash whole on predict? Dr tells me i...

Mouth ulcers

A week ago, I saw my GP for sores in my mouth. It actually started with a sore t...