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... There is a book published by Audrey Pearson who documents her daily experiences with PMR, Prednisone side effects and Prednisone withdrawal. ... (1 replies)
... I had PMR about ten years ago and was on prednisone. It took a year to get off prednisone. ... (2 replies)
... Diagnosed in July, 2014 with PMR. Started on Medrol, 20 mg/day. Medrol seemed to work. Doctor now trying to wean me off Medrol. I was doing fine until I reached 8 mg, alternating with 6 mg/day. Symptoms started to return a month ago and SED rate went up again to 54. Rheumatologist put me back on 8mg/day for one month. Blood work then came back normal. Started me on 8... (2 replies)

... ed that it may be MS, but wanted to check another blood test to see if it too was elevated. She did and it was. She said she felt I had PMR, and I began 15 mg of prednisone this morning. I've done some research and am afraid that the headache and cough may suggest GCA and that my taking 15 mg of Pred will not alleviate my symptoms. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for the reply. Did your doctor give you any indication of how long you will need to be on the prednisone? I hope I won't have to be on Medrol for that long. My doctor started me on Prednisone (though I told her I was allergic to it). Sure enough, I got a reaction to it again; very bad pains in my back, and she had to switch me to Medrol which is a little stronger... (2 replies)
... Yes! I was diagnosed with PMR in February 2013 and I am still taking 10 mg of prednisone daily. The side effects are as you described. PMR is a difficult journey. ... (2 replies)
... I had PMR back around 2002...and it took my doctor ages to diagnose it. Is your husband on prednisone? ... (1 replies)
... may have a different view. I promise that if we find out they can do things better for all PMR sufferers, I will let you know!!! ... (18 replies)
... I hope your mom gets over this rotten PMR. I have slowly been getting better and have been off prednisone for about 8 months. That little pill has caused it's damage with me. I was never aware that it cause you to get diabeties, which I have gotten. ... (18 replies)
... has been diagnosed with PMR 3 months ago, after 3 years of pain. ... (1 replies)
... my mum has been diagnosed with PMR 3 months ago, after 3 years of pain. ... (18 replies)
... Well, I have to agree that prednisone does have some serious side effects. ... (18 replies)
... It's been a few years since the last one, but I'm now reaching the end of my 2nd round of Temporal Arteritis treatment. Prednisone - yuck! - has once again saved the vision in my left eye, but oh what a struggle. A few years ago, I talked with some folks in a thread with same condition and wondered how they are doing, if any changes in treatment they've heard of, etc. Would... (0 replies)
... I have had pmr for about 3 yrs. I finally got off the prednisone. That wonderful little pill caused enough damage. I would like to know does pmr go into remission? ... (18 replies)
... and I am less tired. The prednisone apparently causes fatigue. There were days when I sat down on the couch and was asleep 2 min later. ... (18 replies)
... He put her on 15mg Prednisone daily and told her she would have relief in 72 hours. ... (8 replies)
... tudy which was normal. At first she thought I probably had Fibromyalgia, but since subsequent labwork, doesn't think so. Waiting on more labs. Plans to put me on prednisone for PMR if labs are ok. ... (18 replies)
... I am 40 years old an have suffered with PMR for 8 months, or longer. ... (6 replies)
... The link was removed per site policy, but google is your friend. (1 replies)
... Paddy, I am trying to get by on 10 mg of Prednisone a day. It's not easy. ... (5 replies)

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