Posts - PMRGCAuk | HealthUnlocked

PMRGCAuk

13,055 members23,691 posts

Gca symptoms posts

Sort posts by:

What about Coffee???

Charlie here, my husband, Mac, aka weatherman69 is asking about caffeine, is it ...

Having a good Day! But will it continue?

I feel so much better today even though I am still on 30mg of Prednisolone since...

Do all signs of GCA go away after years of pred?

I was wondering if one had GCA and then was treated with pred for say 5 years ...
Want to take advantage of all our features? Just log in!
or

Worried I may have GCA

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

GCA Vancouver Island BC Canada Introduction

Thank you all for giving me insight into your journeys. I was diagnosed by my op...

Shifting location of GCA pain during eating

I am a 76 yr old man, adequately fit and usually very healthy. One month ago, I ...

GCA/PMR question

I had really bad attack of GCA few months ago but now down to 9mg Prednisone. ...

Reducing Prednisolone GCA - what symptoms to look out for?

I started Pred 1st September, initially had 60mg Pred for 2 weeks, am coming to ...

advice please!

I have a TAB booked for this Friday. Hospital says I must have a Covid test 72 h...

GCA patient, with tapering issues after 4 years

Hi, my name is Mac, I have GCA since diagnosis June 2016. I am currently trying ...

Can Prednisolone Cause Extreme Fatigue?

I am awaiting a biopsy for confirmation of a diagnosis of GCA and started 60mg P...

I'm new here, put on pred for PMR/GCA

My GP decided my headaches and body pain needed 40mg of prednisone. Awaiting dup...

GCA is suspicious

Suspicious vascular temporal scan done last week,seen Consultant eye Doc., found...

hi I have g.c.a. and am on prednisolone was on 60mg. but now reduceing every month now on 20mg,1 july will go down til 15mg.i get very worry

at nite I lie in bed with all different things going on in my head. can someone ...

GCA Strange symptoms

Hi Everyone I am new here. Just a bit of a strange question but does anyone get ...

Query via symptoms

All symptoms only on left side of face. Heavy /headache over left eye which come...

Query gca

Has anyone experienced gca. What are the basic symtons.

Just been diagnosed with GCA - some help please

I have had PMR since November 2018 and had been on 5mg Pred for three weeks when...

Help on clarification, please.

Very pleased to have found this site and also read Kate Gilbert’s excellent book...

Can this be GCA happening to me after 1 1/2 yrs. of PMR?

getting concerned re Giant Cell A. Have had PMR 2 years and am down to 9 mg. p...

Being treated for GCA after 4 years PMR and down to 3 mgs.

Dr Sarah Mackie (my Rheumatologist) has decided on balance to treat me for GCA....

GCA & COVID-19 Can Mimic Each Other

Sorry, after saying I wasn't interested in posting about Covid19, this article (...

Tingling Sensation

I was diagnosed with PMR 9 months ago. Started with 15mg Prednisone and now on 3...

G C A

GCA I have GCA and being treated with prednisone! It has been 3 yrs! Does anyone...

Just been diagnosed with GCA

I have had PMR for almost 2 years and doing well I;d got down to 3mg daily. last...

Temporal arteritis

Could you tell me what signs and symptoms you had with Temporal arteritis? What ...

How best to reduce Steroids

Is it better to wait until all symptoms have completely gone before reducing ste...

Jaw pain with GCA

Can someone explain what the \"jaw\" problems are like when one suspects GCA. I...

Giant cell arteritis: Always keep it in your head

I enjoyed this article, however, I generally like re-reading (and having) such r...

GCA... It even happens to TV Executives!

Good to see people in the spotlight sharing their PMR/GCA stories. https://ww...
Write a post or ask a question