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PMRGCAuk
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All posts for May 2016

Pacing - I'm always on about it in PMR/GCA, here are some tips

Every month on the Lupus UK forum they publish a \"topic of the month\". This mo...

Relief after steroid injection - does this mean anything?

Hello All: I have been suffering from morning stiffness, pain in my hips, neck, ...

Not a happy chappy. Got PMR for a second time.

First time lasted 2.5 years and affected arms and shoulders. \"Clean\" for three...
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Visual disturbance and urgent appointment - advice please

Hi Ive not posted on here for a while since I was diagnosed with PMR (aged 51) i...

GCA ?

I have been taking Pred for over a year now in up and down doses. My GP is trea...

pain, crippling, even with a stick,20 min sleep at 9,11,3,8,bed at 10,pain in feet,legs,shoulders,forearms

I am in my 3rd year of reducing the PRED to nearly 11mg-been reducing on a 7-8 w...

New Diagnosis

Hi everyone, Many months ago i came on this site when a specialist thought i had...

Achilles Tendons

Hi All, does anyone else get problems with pain in the Achilles' tendons, I was ...

Blood shot eye???

Hello, I'm hopeing it's nothing, but in the last 10days I've had first my right ...

Bath Cafe Meet Up June 6th

Members who are in the area would be most welcome to join us at 2:30pm at Garfuk...

Hip pain

After several months of getting stiffer and stiffer..knees,arms,feet,hands I rea...

Prednisolone reduction causing depression

Hi, lovely people, I have a question regarding depression on Prednisolone reduc...

My story so far

This is my first post and story so far........ I was diagnosed with GCA and PMR ...

Reducing Prednisilone and Azathioprine

I have now reduced from 60 mg Prednisilone to 50mg in two steps and at the same ...

Advice on PMR and cancer

Diagnosed with PMR in March this year and been on pred ever since - now 14mg. I ...

Hi everyone

Hi everyone, my name is Jenny, I'm 42 and have PMR, arthritis, sciatica and burs...

Alternative to Prednisolone

Hello all, wondering if anyone can advice me please? Diagnosed with GCA in 2013 ...

PMR and The Lighter Side - The ‘Boss’ holds Delicate Negotiations with the Adrenal Department

So, enough’s enough. As the 'Boss' around here, and after 12 months with PMR,...

gca and Actemra

Anyone on Actemra monthly infusions and what can you tell me? Started 60 mgs. o...

What are the early signs of gca

I have had PMR for 2 years and am down to 4g of pred this week my left temple is...

So Tired all the time

I was originally diagnosed with PMR last June and after an initial dose of 15 mg...

Dosage upped today and told I must take Fosamax.

Hello all, Well finally saw new Rheumy today, the one that the Neuro Opthomologi...

Alternative therapy, the continuing story

If anyone wants background on this, please refer to my previous posts, available...

Any idea ?

Why is it I always feel bit better after a glass of wine. Or two ?? 💐X

General Anaesthetic😕

Hi everyone, further to my 'women's problems' that I posted about a few weeks ag...

Stowmarket coffee meeting

Will be upstairs at The Lime Tree Cafe, 1 Market Place, Buttermarket, Stowmarket...

WHAT MEDICATION TO TAKE FOR COLDS

Hi I have a cold and am not sure what medication to take with Pred- on 10mg at p...

Newbie needs some advice

Hello to all, I am new here but have been reading posts for the last two weeks. ...

INTERESTINGLY!!

hi i last wrote when expecting my appt with rheumatology i had this and had blo...

Pain in shoulder joints and on top

I've had PMR 2 1/2 years now and just tapered to 0mg Medrol, mostly out of fear ...