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... The pain will subside as your muscles start to heal. I have been told the course of treatment is prednisone to get things "under control" and then adding Imuran with an abnormal CPK and Methotrexate with a "normal" CPK as well as Plaquenil for the skin. ... (16 replies)
... is 40 mg. I think it will be hard to notice too much change until you are on a lower dose. At least, that has been my experience. I gained a lot of weight on 80 mg. Kept it at 40 mg. Also, had some mood changes, sleeplessness, round face, etc. It wasn't until I was off that the weight fell off. ... (6 replies)
... is 40 mg. I think it will be hard to notice too much change until you are on a lower dose. At least, that has been my experience. I gained a lot of weight on 80 mg. Kept it at 40 mg. Also, had some mood changes, sleeplessness, round face, etc. It wasn't until I was off that the weight fell off. ... (6 replies)

... I have been on 80 mg of prednisone for dermatomyositis and have recently been reduced to 40 mg. ... (6 replies)
... I have also just been diagnosed. Just curious as to how you are responding to treatment. Originally I responded well than had a flare up, I'm on 80 mg of prednisone and waiting to see a rheumotologist to start immune suppressant therapy. Very interested in hearing how other s are fairing. Thanks. ... (9 replies)
Polymiositis
Apr 4, 2007
... months, done the ivig, which caused me to get chemical menengitis the second time. I noticed also that when they started to take me off the prednisone i felt stronger a little, thought it was just me. Emotionally, this is killing me, i feel trapped inside myself. ... (1 replies)
Dermatomyositis
Mar 18, 2007
... mg of Prednisone a day and then added the Methotrexate or Imuran to try to help in decreasing the Prednisone. You might see if that is a possibility. ... (5 replies)
... nitial symtoms included extreme swallowing issues like your husband as well which caused me to lose a lot of weight because I couldn't eat. At that time I was on 80 mg of prednisone as well as imuran. I found that as my condition improved, I was able to get control of my motor skills and swallowing improved as well. ... (15 replies)
... the swallowing returned. I am now on 5 mg of Prednisone daily and 25 mg of Methotrexate injectable weekly. Thankfully, I no longer have the horrible muscle weakness that I had before. ... (15 replies)
... I was diagnosed the end of August with dermatomyositis. I have been on 80 mg of Prednisone since and started 50 mg of Imuran 10 days ago. Since starting the Imuran I have had significant swelling of my extremities and increased muscle weakness. ... (0 replies)


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