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PMRGCAuk
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All posts for May 2017

I'm a bit confused.........

.......... which happens sometimes!! I started my first three week reduction o...

PMR have I reduced to much to fast ?

H i All , I thought I was doing so well , after a 2 year slow reduction from 20m...

Advice on timing of lower doses

I have been on 5/6mg this month as month has gone on finding big difference in e...
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Moon face, weight gain. Only into month two of GCA

Hello All, Thanks again for the posts. I've been following most of them, especi...

wedding pred

My daughter gets married on Saturday and my other daughter is flying over this w...

Can anyone advise

Hi. I am a 71 yr old female and before PMA and GCA was pretty fit, I thought! ...

pins and needles

Can anyone enlighten me about the above where does it come from, is it connected...

Up date on hip/ back pain

Just an up date on things. Well I increase the steroid up to 10 mg from 7.5 mg ...

GCA treatment

I was diagnosed with GCA in Sep 2015. I was on 60 mgs of pred for 6 weeks til my...

Rapid reduction update!

Hi all, I hope you are having a good Bank Holiday weekend, just thought I'd che...

Walking stick anyone?????

Today, Viv over on VasculitisUK shared this article from the Guardian....

Hi All, First time poster on this forum! Similar to most complicated case theme!

I recently stumbled across this website while desperately searching for some exp...

What a difference .5mg makes !

Previous post yesterday described awful pain in shoulders and feeling really und...

Is this PMR

Hya everyone. GCA diagnosed 19 months ago I've successfully reduced pred to 5m...

Finally made the move back to New Jersey.

If you recall I could not find a doctor to treat me for GCA in Florida. So sinc...

Update after trip

Hi everyone, You may remember from my last update that I was having temple pain ...

I cant find my post

Hi everybody, this may sound stupid but I posted on here a day or so ago and now...

GCA

Hello, I am new to this group, found the forum by accident earlier this month. I...

Catchup on Autoimmune Condition that I may have

Dear All I've got GCA-Reading through the posts that so many of you sent in answ...

Naughty

Hi folks have been a naughty person I took an extra 5 mg of steroids this mornin...

How much to bump up?

I have been at 12.5 for some months. I am currently taking plaquenil for 6 weeks...

Pred and foot problems

Hi there I am experiencing regular problems with my feet for the past few months...

Calcichew*D3 Forte

Hello folks, I have been reading the thread of another post about taking the cal...

Journey begins with polymyalgia Rheumatica

I am posting for the first time. After the doctor thought I was having back pro...

Tea and chat, Woodbridge, Suffolk

Tea/coffee and chat on Thursday 29th June at 2.00 Wyevale Garden Centre Woodbri...

GCA little light at the end of the tunnel !

I am sharing this in case others are on a similar path. I have had GCA for a yea...

So is this GCA?

Hi, I am new here and find extraordinary comfort in reading the experiences and ...

3 week check-up and another question

Well, I saw the doctor this evening for my first check-up since being diagnosed ...

Research into causes of GCA

Today I received a letter of invitation to take part in a research project being...

Was doing so well now back/hip problem

Hi everyone I'm really frustrated as had been doing really well since the new ye...