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MS symptoms?
Jun 16, 2006
... Hi Jooner Here is how MS has effected me, it started with numbness in my left big toe, then by the end of the night ny whole left side was numb, and 2 days later I could not raise my right hand past my chin, I was always stretching when I stood up, and I had restless legs, fatigue big time, wicked surface pain, and I just felt crummy, and stressed big time, with about 3... (13 replies)
... I too had the Solmedrol IV and I didn't do the prednisone, and I think maybe I should have, but I didn't question, because I was so happy to be able to write again, and feel somewhat normal. The heat, yep we all have problems in the heat, we had a new furnace and AC installed last fall. I am looking foward to a cooler summer this year than last. I tried the neck cooler... (3 replies)
... Hi This is not the end of the world, this is just the beginning :) The steroids made me crazy too, I slept abouit 3 hrs a night, I was up cleaning my Refrigerator at 2am one night while taking Solmedrol, I did all my christmas shopping online and qvc. I was in a bad relapse it took time but I did get over it, but the fatigue and depression just about did me in. So... (5 replies)

Hot Flushing?!?!?
Mar 18, 2006
... Hi Just Yep, I used to get those hot flashes and thought is was a menopause thing, so my mother got me taking Vitamin E which seemed to help them, because it is not a menopause thing, at least not yet!! Have you had any Steroids? Like Solmedrol? After my last dose in 11/04 I started with these hot flashes, I could be on my computer and they would just start, then... (4 replies)
Treatment Success
Jan 23, 2006
... D, along with glucaphage from that solmedrol tx my sugar rose and now I am on that med, I do take elavil to sleep which is wonderful. ... (4 replies)
... Hi Topsy I had a negative LP, I do have lesions, one in my neck and two in my brain I was referred to a Neuroimmunologist in Rochester NY at Strong MS Clinic, so I went, mostly because my neuro was like yours, at a loss to explain, I met with the dr and he talked to me about lots of stuff, and he read my MRI's which at that time numbered 4, he was concerned about the... (9 replies)
... The heat effects me terribly, I live in Central NY and we had over 20 days of 90 degrees and I felt so exhausted all summer, no AC, I do have a pool but that temp got up to 90 degrees so that was not much relief, I felt sick to my stomach most of the time, then I w/d not want to eat and and I would feel crummy for not eating, it was a very tough summer for me. :yawn: I... (21 replies)
Tell me about LP..
Oct 26, 2005
... Directly after that I started an infusion of solmedrol so I layed in the bed for about an hour after and then I drove home!! ... (8 replies)
... Curious11 WOW what a day you had today. At least you got a confirmed dx, that s/d take a little of the stress off. I had solmedrol and the 1st treatment took me back to just short of OK, but that lasted only 2 weeks and I was back to all the symptoms, then I saw a MS specialist in Rochester NY and he suggested another round of solmedrol and after that treatment, I got... (5 replies)
... Ella I have 1st hand experience with this. I was told at work that if I took one more sick day that I w/d be fired, so there I was in the middle of a relapse, I already had a 5 day dose of solmedrol, I was exhausted,it was hard to walk, hard to use my right hand and being stressed to the point that I know it was making me sicker, so I got FMLA which by law allows you 12... (3 replies)
... I have learned and practice many new words too! I was dx'd dec 2004, after 2 relapses, 5 MRI's an 1 very long LP, oh and tons of blood work, started Avonex 2005, lost my job on the exact date I was dx'd, went into a deep depression, was a mess. Then I was watching a tv show that deals with women wanting to start anew and fix the problems in theiir lives, there was a woman on... (9 replies)
... Sampy123 OK: Woke up on October 5 to be exact with a leather glove feeling in my hand, the same with my leg and thigh on the left side (had gait disturbance with that). And this is the only symptom I had, none of the pins and needles I hear everyone talk about. I had an evoked potential which came back negative for neuritis and a week later I had an extremely bright spot... (24 replies)

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