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PMRGCAuk
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I was given a tentative diagnosis of PMR by my GP in March this year after sever...

Tingling hands and feet. Is this norm for PMR?

Hi, have been diagnosed this week with PMR. Steroids making a significant positi...
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Pmr

I got diagnosed with pMr 8 maths ago since then my doc has sent me for pysio and...

Recently diagnosed with PMR, following self diagnosis, determination and persistence!

Following an op at Christmas, I experienced severe stinging in base of buttocks ...

Travelling with PMR

Hi All, Just thought I would give you an update on where I am at, and how I fea...

Quick question

I'm sure this has been covered before on this forum but I can't find anything so...

Exercise effects on PMR

Through my PMR journey which is just over 2 years I have always tried to maintai...

Help flare up out of control

I got permission to raise prednisone to 20 mg. Not stopping extreme fatigue. MD ...

Steroid Induced Diabetes

I received a letter this morning from the GP, offering a Health and Lifestyle Ap...

Can of worms

Grief, this forum has certainly opened my eyes to a can of worms! I have to keep...

Azathioprine

Hi Lovely People I have seen my Rheumy today -and up to is usual standard he was...

Any suggestions

OK, So the good news is that after around 2 years with GCA and PMR I am down to ...

new to PMR - steroid stomach problems?

Frustrated (as I expect many of you are) to be diagnosed a couple of months ago ...

Update and ESR elevated

Since getting great sleep from using CPAP I have felt so much better so my slow ...

Sever leg pain.

I have had PMR for three years now and have slowly reduced the pred from 15mg to...

PMR - MORPHING TO RHEUMATOI ARTHRITus

Good morning, I wonder if polymyalga can morph into Rheumatoid Arthritus, and if...

New here

New on this. Blown away by the numbers of people on it! Does anyone know what sp...

Profile update

Good morning fellow PMR sufferers. I keep up with the Posts and find them so us...

Going into hospital for biopsy and feel nervous about catching infection?

Hi everyone going into hospital next week for a biopsy on my bladder. Been for p...

Newly diagnozed with PMR and trying to taper prednisone effectively to avoid a flare

I am tapering from 15mg to 12.5 and having some difficulty. Is the morning stif...

Actemra uodate

Have had three shots of Actemra and have been denied by the insurance company ...

Depression after back surg/prednisone

Depression after prednisone ... In 3 months time I move...

Hands Up if you have experienced this too!?

Hi all, I was wondering if anyone else had this issue, since reducing from 60mg...

Sore Feet

I have mentioned my poor feet in the past and have got some Sketchers - which do...

Appointment with rheumatologist

I was diagnosed with PMR about two months ago and my symptoms were relieved imme...

Eye migraines

I have eye or ocular migraines fairly regularly which never or rarely happened b...

Opticians and PMR

When I first got PMR, I was told not to go to an optician while on Pred, as the ...

Reducing Prednisolone after a flare

I was diagnosed with PMR in September 2016 and commenced on 15mg Pred. At my rhe...

Advice before next appointment with my rhuemy please

Good morning friends. I would be glad of some advice before seeing my rhuemy nex...