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Tapering to 4.5mg Prednisone Symptoms

Hello, and thank you for all the information and support I've gathered here over...

Urgent advice for MRI Scan - the Update - I did it! THANK YOU one and all!

Hello my dear GCA friends, thank you so much for all your advice and possitivit...

PMR Totally confused

Just come back from Sicily early due to screaming pain in my legs so bad I could...
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which asperin or painkiller is OK to take on pred.

I am starting my 4th month with PMR and back up to 20mg after another flare-up ....

Result of My DXA Scan

Received my result yesterday by post.\" Bone density normal for my age.\". 10 ye...

Urgent advice for an MRI scan today - claustraphobia

Dear friends, I can be positive about most things but today (Sun 12 .20) I have...

ESR test

Just wondered if anyone else has problems getting blood tests done at their GP s...

Help/advice

I had a middle ear infection about 3 weeks ago which has cleared up but since th...

And I’d been doing so well! 😩

I got down to 4mgs Pred and was reasonably comfortable after a few days adjustin...

I am moving

Wow! They kept me on pins n needles, then call at 5 pm Friday and tell me I get...

Airport Ratings.

Am sitting in Costa at (London) Southend Airport supping my coffee marvelling at...

Little bumps under the skin that itch like mad!

Anyone else suffer with this?

Long story, not to young it turns out!

I was diagnosed in dec-17 with PMR of my GP, but when I met my reumy in march he...

The Loss Of A Pet

My best friend, Joey is out of her pain and misery. I put her down yesterday and...

Continued!

Sorry about that! My appointment is at the beginning of November and I am worrie...

'You are being silly!'

I have had PMR for 2 years now and slowly reducing Pred.When I visited the rheum...

How do I know my diagnosis is right.

Hi new on here .Im worried ,everything happened so quick from having stiffness i...

The Lighter Side: Update from Benjamin Mansions (via my Personal Assistant..) ;-)

Greetings All-ski, wherever you are in this big and increasingly complex world. ...

Statins and PMR/GCa

Thank you for all the replies I got as to an as yet unproven relationship betwee...

PMR and anaemia

Hi, I was wondering how many people with PMR are also anaemic? Please comment if...

My ACTH Stimulation test is to have 3 blood draws

After waiting for several months I was finally able to see a specialist (where I...

still unsure

Currently on 7.5mg methotrexate. Anyone here think cbd oil could help as much if...

Osteoarthritis in Jaw

This is another huge issue for me that is weighing heavily on me. I have had pro...

Can being heartbroken over dogs death cause a flare?

Hi everyone, we had to have our beautiful little dog who we had had for eleven y...

Osteopenia

I’ve had dexa scans in the past and the latest was June. Comparing the results ...

Dry Eyes

Hello everyone - I have dry eyes and the drops weren’t working very well. I was ...

Managing meds etc.

Hello everyone head is is clear today so brief question? How to organise taking ...

Now that’s better

Saw my rheumy yesterday and since I went up from 12 to 15mg of ores a couple of...

Azathioprine? Latest offering from rheumy

Hi everyone not posted for a while - been a very up and down year so far. Rheumy...

BP meds and cholesterol

Recently I posted something false about BP medications causing high cholesterol,...