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PMRGCAuk

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Live Vaccines

I read somewhere that while suffering with PMR and on prednisone one should avoi...

Advice and tips on living with PMR

Just been diagnosed with PMR and now taking 15mg Prednisolone daily. Feeling so...

VIT D

Hi ive been on Pred now for 2 and half months on 15mg and now down to 12.5mg.i...
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Still walking and now doing The Fast 800

Hello from locked down France. Just wanted to update you and say I am still walk...

PMR or Fibromyalgia?

PMR or Fibromyalgia? Following a telephone consultation with a new Rheumotologis...

Taper dosage plan

Hi All, I have been following the taper plan from this group page. Starting with...

Dorothy Byrne’s article in Wednesday’s Guardian

My son forwarded this article by Dorothy to me today- sobering words, and sadly ...

Advice on medication

I have been reducing dose of prednisolone but have got to 12.5 and am having a l...

E Mail. PMRGCA. X MAS CARD'S & CALENDAR!

Personal view! Well worth supporting now the forum has some lightness there aga...

PMR

I was wonder has anyone has a relapse of PMR and how was it ? I was PMR free for...

PMR

Can PMR go away by its self with out any treatment when you are having a relaps...

Blood Test Essential with Omeprazole

Hi I had an endoscopy/colonoscopy last June, the results of which indicated I ha...

Negative biopsy-now what?

I was diagnosed with PMRGCA on September 9. Immediately started 60 mg of prednis...

Managing stairs following a hip replacement

At what stage have you been able to walk up stairs normally following a hip repl...

Panic attacks at 71/2 dropping to 7

Hi everyone, my husband is doing the dead slow drop and was doing great until no...

MRI results

I've been having PMR symptoms since February, and finally just had x-rays and MR...

Vertigo

Having my third bout of Vertigo would this be yet another Problem connected with...

PMR

Do any suffered experience breathlessness?

Urgent advice please

Hi Hoping someone can advice me on what to do here. My Mum just told me she has ...

Off Pred for 60 days : What Should I Expect?

Hi all, just curious, for those who have transitioned off prednisone what should...

Can you help with newspaper piece about difficulty getting dr appointments?

As some of you may have seen, our deputy chair, Dorothy Byrne, wrote an article ...
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Do PMR symptoms linger when you've recovered?

Are lingering symptoms of PMR normal? I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis...

My Cherry Tree😊

I usually post a photo of my tree in spring and autumn as it gives so much pleas...

Cortisone cream

Can I put cortisone cream on a very itchy injection site. I injected Actemra on ...

Hot Flushes!

Hi everyone, finally got of Pred about a week ago after six and a bit years. I h...

D.Mannose advice.

Does anyone know if D Mannose is particularly good for UTI or are the cheaper c...

Vitamin K and Covid

I know quite a few people on this site take Vitamin K2 and they might be interes...

Gratitude diary

Edited to add some examples I've just read in another book. They say keeping a ...

New, if reluctant, exclusive club member

Hello everyone, Just joining today, after diagnosis of GCA in early August. A co...

Hba1c now 43 - Prediabetic?

When I was really ill I lost 3 stone in weight in a few months as I was unable t...