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... Oh Jackie thank you so much for responding to my Messages, yes I am a warm antibody type also. Due to the MS,I was Diagnosed with this in 2000, have been in the hospital twice have had 4 transfusions been on 120, 80,& 70 top dose of prednisone. My Hemotologist does not like to have me on it for to long, We have done the retuxin treatment, which was successfull for 6 months, so... (2 replies)
... I can totally sympathize with your prednisone insomnia. I am someone who LOVES to sleep and am up late at night and early in the morning. ... (2 replies)
... m and just a random cold. When they drew blood they told me my hemoglobin was 6.5. At the time i had no idea what they were talking about and then they put me on prednisone and it took a few days to start working, over the next few months it eventually went up little by little. ... (0 replies)

... but I'd be interested to know what your symptoms are. Please tell me. Does anyone else have 'attacks' of hemolysis when you feel so ghastly and your urine is the colour of red wine and your blood drops very quickly? ... (13 replies)
Here we go again!
Nov 23, 2003
... cross my blood easily. Also, the blood slides showed evidence of hemolysis happening. ... (3 replies)
Autoimmune Anemia
Apr 18, 2011
... The blood transfusions may be making you worse, as the donor blood is seen by your immune system as something to attack. I know sometimes they are necessary when your hemoglobin goes too low, but for me, when my hemoglobin hit 7, I got a transfusion, raising my hemoglobin to 10, but my hemolytic anemia went wild and my hemoglobin dropped within days. There are other drugs... (4 replies)
... I know alot of you have had different treatments for AIHA. BUT IF YOU HAVEN'T had a Rituxan treatment please stop scaring people away from it. I have had this disease for 10 years. I know alot of you have read my story before but some new people haven't. I was first on Prenisone for over 2 years. Gave me the osteoporosis at 23. The Dr that was treating me said she only heard... (7 replies)
... Hi everyone. A little history: Otherwise healthy 21 year old Was diagnosed in Feb. with AIHA, coombs pos., hgb 8, hct 19, rbc way too low, liver functions through the roof with billirubin in the urine, etc. Prednisone (began at 100mg and tapered down) until June Prednisone brought my blood back to normal rather well but with terrible side effects. Now, about a... (7 replies)
Hemolytic Anemia
May 6, 2005
... day prednisone for the next 30 days then off, assuming no changes in condition. I'm a bit confused though. ... (36 replies)
... babyfish, I cant say i get any fevers however i do get hot flushes and night sweats. I think thats related in part to higher doses of prednisone and severe hemolysis. ... (13 replies)
... Hey Jackie I am very happy that I have found this site also. Yes my urine is very dark, That is one sign I look for the others are sometimes I turn real yellow, most of the time I get a pulsating in my ears. I am on 70 mgs a day of prednisone, and am yellow as can be, take care! Deb (9 replies)
... Hi Glad to meet you, I was diagnosed june of 2000, my count was 4.6, I was in the hospital for 5 days that time, then this last april I dropped again to about the same, in the hospital for 3 days that time both times I was given 2 units of blood, and put on prednisone. So now 40 lbs later unfortunatly My hemo did Retuxin treatment which seemed to help, but I am now feeling... (9 replies)
... A few weeks ago, my B12 count was 787, so they've definitely come up, but since then, I've been on Prednisone and Decadron, which is a more powerful steroid, so I don't know what that does to my vitamins. ... (7 replies)
... This lady presented to the ER with a hemoglobin of apx. 5. A diagnosis of Coombs. positive, autoimmune hemolytic anemia was made. The patiend was started on Prednisone 100 mgs daily with an extremely poor response. Apparetnly the hemoglobin got down to apx 3. At this point, it wasfelt that blookd transfusions were nec. ... (20 replies)
... Mine was the colour of tea and I've decided that it will be the "sign" of the hemolysis starting up again when I'm looking for relapse. ... (9 replies)
... I just started prednisone to control the hemolysis and am hoping that this will work. ... (9 replies)

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