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... diagnosed with polymyositis and started high dose prednisone in January, with immediate relief. ... (5 replies)
High cpk level
Oct 11, 2010
... High CPK is just an indication that the muscle has been damaged. It could be from over use. I have Polymyositis and my initial CPK was 8840. ... (1 replies)
... so....my story is basically, I was diagnosed with polymyositis after bloodwork and a muscle biopsy. ... (5 replies)

... Hello! I just joined and i looks like no one responded to your post in 2009. Would you mind giving an update? ... (5 replies)
... I was diagnosed in May with Polymyositis after my CPK came back at 40,000. ... (17 replies)
... Thanks for the reply. I am taking doxycycline three times a week as well. I also take my weekly methotrexate weekly and i am taking the prednisone 30 mg per day. I am planning on trying to wean of the pred after i go back to the doctor and see how my cpk is doing. ... (9 replies)
... Yes, I have severe pain, worse due to cold weather, and my CPK levels are normal. The pain was also in the same areas as you. ... (23 replies)
... I have two emgs as well and they were both normal. ... (2 replies)
... that is good that you actively walk some days i could barely get around my house. (2 replies)
... ON LIPITOR. MY CPK WAS 10,000 2 YEARS AGO? ... (2 replies)
... Elaine, as a long veteran with this disease i was hoping you could give me some advise. I also was diagnosis with polymyositis three years ago. I am very depress because my condition has not improve. My CPK numbers are still very high and i am weaker than when i first diagnose. ... (14 replies)
... Hi .. I just read your post from three days ago about PM. I was dx'd with PM in 2003 after a high CPK. I was put on high dose prenisone for many months and then put on reducing doses. ... (5 replies)
Polymyositis
Aug 31, 2008
... white male. For almost 4 months now I have been dealing with upper back pain. Mainly behind my shoudlers, under the neck. MRI's have been relatively inconclusive and I have tried many different treatments. ... (3 replies)
... I only took 10 mg of Methotrexate and I feel so weak in 3 days that my voice fades away when I talked. My Physician removed it from my treatment and replaced it with Imuran 150mg. In addition I was also taking Prednisone but 40 mg made my muscles weaker and brought my blood sugar up. ... (15 replies)
... I am a 36 yo female that was just diagnosed with Polymyositis last month. My doctor sent me to the hospital with a CPK level of 39,000. I spent a week in there on IV Fluids and high doses of Prednisone. I start Methotrexate this week and will be off the steroids in 5 weeks. ... (15 replies)
... My daughter has been sick for a while. She often has chest pain and other types of pain, we have been told it could be polymyositis, Lupus or RA. ... (0 replies)
Polymyositis
Oct 22, 2012
... I hope that your CPK level was closer to normal and that you are feeling better. ... (16 replies)
... Myositis can be part of autoimmune disorders such as lupus, mixed connective tissue disease, dermatomyositis, polymyositis and others. ... (3 replies)
... Have'nt heard much about cellcept, I have been on Imuran for about 28 years and doing great CPK has been normal for years but was a little high last check-up. Let me know if you get any info on cellcept would like to know side effects. (4 replies)
... I am currently doing the antibiotic treatment. I have improve and i feel great that i am. Although your cpk is 400 is still a little high. ... (4 replies)


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