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PMRGCAuk
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All posts for November 2016

New PMR sufferer needing help.. please....

Hi there guys, I am a new member, and happy to say I'm not a fellow sufferer, bu...

Still in shock

Hi Guys I have just joined after being taken ill ten days ago. Went to A and E f...

Causes of PMR?

I ran into an old friend yesterday and was surprised to hear that he also has ha...
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Flare up !!

Hi all , haven't posted in ages. Tapered off pred about 2 months now and apart ...

How often do you do bloodwork?

In Atlanta, GA, US, - have had since diagnosed in April of 2016 with PMR: CRP (C...

Azathioprine

I started off on 40 mg in April with GCA and currently just on 10. Have had a co...

PMR and the cold

Just wondering if the cold can affect PMR symptoms--I am down to 4mgs of prednis...

Reducing prednisolone dose

I was diagnosed with PMR and GCA in May this year. Miraculous results from takin...

Flare up question

How big of an increase in prednisone should I try after a flare up of PMR sympto...

Prednisolone issues!

Hi - this forum has been recommended as a good source of help & support... I was...

Calcium and vitamin D

A few weeks ago I read a post from someone on here think it might have been PMR ...

Advice on symptoms on slow taper please.

Dear fountain of knowledge , I read this everyday and feel I am a newbie only ha...

PMR Blood levels

Hi I'm David from New Zealand. I have PMR and my doctor uses a blood count numb...

Tapering and what do I do now?

I have been using the dead slow method to go from 12.5 to 11 these past couple o...

Questioning Symptoms

I was diagnosed with PMRGCA in May of 2016. As I started prednisone, I noticed w...

Introduction suffering from gca

Hi I am new to the site,was diagnosed in August with temporal arteritis started ...

I'm new here and would love some advice.

I'm a 52 year old female. I was diagnosed with PMR 2 months ago and started on 1...

Dr SL Mackie Rheumatology Otley

When I was newly diagnosed the experienced people on this sitee recommended this...

Does anyone have any ideas about eye pain?

i am on Benapali plus 15mg prednisolone. Could I still get GCA even if my marker...

Chronic Illness total reimbursement. (In France)

This may mean nothing to those who live in the UK and pay nothing for their heal...

Blunted orgasmic response.

I have Google searched this before writing here. Not easy to write about which ...

Alternatives in medication

Hi I'm an icelandic woman and was diagnosed probably having pmr a year ago. The...

Long term PMR

Hello, I'm a long term sufferer of PMR (just coming up to 14 years), with 6 rela...

I'm so disappointed

I've been on Leflunomide for16 days and I've been feeling really well.A couple o...

Backward steps!

Hi Last time I posted had been without pred for 8 weeks after 3 years of dead s...

Average dose 18months into PMR/GCA

HI All Just a query, I am 18 months into PMR/GCA and having another flare. I hav...

A Miraculous Life

I've just read the most extraordinary and inspirational blog. Thought those of ...

Losing strength in hands and wrists.

Much more aware of this, this time around and have been forgetting. My hands an...

Could this be PMR???

Hi. I am just enquiring to see if I am barking up the right tree. I am 52, femal...

Legs!!!!

I was diagnosed with PMR in march this year besides swears (glows!! ) woods and ...