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Matalic taste

Been on steroids since March and over the last few days I've started to get a ma...

Newly diagnosed

Today I was diagnosed with PMR after a month of agony & prescribed Prednisolone....

Worried about using Methotrexate

Hi Can anyone help me with their experiences of Methotrexate? Being urged to ta...
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GCA Remission

Hi everyone, I haven't posted in quite a while..Brief update, I have GCA now for...

~Short term memory loss 4 anyone on their PMR journey with steroids?~

~Good morning to you all from NZ~ Would be keen to hear from those who may have ...

GCA and Pred

I was diagnosed with GCA on April 15th and started with 60 mg pred ( no visual d...

Rheumatologist success?

My General Physician has referred me to the Rheumatologist again. I asked why s...

Anyone have trouble remembering things?

I seem to have difficulty remembering things. I was curious if anyone else wit...

PMR & Steroid side effects

I've been on steroids for 18 months and after GCA investigation am now down from...

Working on pred.

Has anyone given up their job due to the PMR and steroids? I was working part ti...

Taper Reducing Medrol by 2 mg at a time

with all the reading I've done, that seems too fast. And the rheumy said it's ok...

Considering Increasing Prednisone

Hi wise and wonderful wizards of the wacky PMR world, requesting wisdom please! ...

Three years in

Hi All thank for the helpful post over the years they have made it possible for ...

PMR diagnosis yesterday 27th June '16

I have a year or two of this; I enjoy writing and so thought I would like to sta...

Bath Cafe Meet Up Group

The next meeting of the Bath group will be at 2:30pm on Monday July 4th at Garfu...

Bad mornings

Hi All I have found this forum most helpful over the past four years so many tha...

Calcium and Vit D sup/ pred.

Sorry to ask, but since taking these media I've been slow at going to the loo! �...

PMR returns?

Hi, I developed classic PMR symptoms about a year ago, but with normal blood tes...

Prednisolone and antibiotics

Can anyone tell me if it's OK to take antibiotics at the same time as prednisolo...

INTERMITTENT HEAD PAIN

HI, Has any experienced intermittent head pain in the temple area. It is mostly...

PMR-GCA Support East Anglia

Our second cafe meeting is on Thursday, 30th June, at 1030. The location is the...

Swollen Tounge

Has anyone else experienced a sore mouth or swollen tounge? If so, any tips on h...

Side effects of prednisolone

Hi, I haven't been around for a while, and I would like to report that life has ...

Right sided Hip/thigh pain

Hi everyone Reduced my Pred by the slow method to 8 mg mid-May. Everything se...

New pain

I have been reducing slowly from 15mg down to 7mg. Apart from feeling very tired...

Have I really got PMR?

I am 78 years old and nothing I have taken will even touch the pain. I live in t...

Suffering with Reduction.

Hi everyone. I have at last, got down to 6 1/2 after struggling on 7 for some ti...

Different sort of pain!

For the last few days I have been experiencing a different pain - it feels like ...

The 5:2 diet/lifestyle

Hi All, Before PMR I was on a journey of lifestyle change that included the 5:2 ...

Blood Results

I have read that the CR results are more reliable indicators of PMR I have acces...