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Prednisolone and loss off smell

Hi, I had been suffering from (loss of smell only) for some time and I have done...

Flare again

Well I wrote about a possible flare two weeks ago and received good advice to a...

Outside Support

This is such a wonderful, understanding, supportive group. I wonder if you all m...
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Rhummy

Hi all hope yr all staying safe. Received my letter yesterday off rhummy saying ...

Efficacy of Covid Vaccine if immune compromised

I am clinically highly vulnerable , taking three medications which compromise yo...

prednisolone vs. prednisone ?? headache

Wow, did I have a headache yesterday...all day despite Tylenol? It felt like my...

Bewildered

Hi, Id appreciate any advice please. I was diagnosed by an emergency doctor with...

Stress when dealing with dementia in a loved one.

Hi everyone, A few posts have mentioned the stress of caring for a loved one wit...

Spike in PMR symtoms

Hi everyone, I was diagnosed with PMR last year and have been reducing from 15mg...

Dosage reduction

Following on from my post a month ago, this is where I am now. Continued with 1...

Off Pred

I have been off Pred since December and for couple of weeks I felt fine. I did n...

PMR and AstraZeneca Vaccination

I had my AZ/Oxford vaccination 3 days ago in the early afternoon. By bedtime I ...

At what dose of Pred does ‘moonface’ reduce or disappear?

I was diagnosed with GCA 12 months ago and reductions in Pred had not been succe...

Worried I may have GCA

I’m new here, and I have all the symptoms of PMR, but with normal blood counts. ...

New journey

I was just diagnosed less than 3 weeks ago, so am just beginning my PMR journey....

My husband saved my life last week.

Many of you should know me by now as a fellow sufferer of PMR so I wanted to sha...

Allergic reactions to the Pfizer vaccine are rare

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Getting fit!

Hello! I seem to have both PMR & GCA and was taken into hospital for three days...

Carbs?

Quite a lot of posts on here re carbs but I just wondered \"can carbs actually b...

Actemra and weight

I've been on Actemra for about a year. Been off it for a few weeks because of to...

Bad feet

Hi everyone. Hope I can get some advice about my feet. I have some tingly fellin...

Zoe Covid Symptom Study Webinar

On Feb 3rd at 4pm, Prof Tim Spector from the ZOE Covid Symptom Study will be doi...

Leflunomide and PMR

Hello everyone, This is my first post to your informative PMR community . My sto...

Thank you All

Thank you to all who have been so knowledgeable and kind through the past two ye...

HAIR

Sorry me again. Just looking for advice on hair. I have been taking steriods pre...

Hopeful but still keeping fingers crossed!

I am today posting, to give hope to others on tapering plans! After 4 years of f...

Omeprazole what if anything do I do?

Hi all. I know this has appeared in posts many times, generally with no positive...

Operation

Hi you have given me lots of fab advice in the past so I was just wondering if y...

Prednisolone/MTX increase

Hello, I'm worried what an increase from 2.5 Pred straight up to 10 for a month,...

2 Questions

Can GCA effect the vocal chords? .I find it difficult to have a conversation wi...