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... I've been on prednisone for years now and I have to say that that drug can make it seem like you're cured almost. ... (4 replies)
... e weakness spread to arms and jaw. I felt breathless and fatigue was unbearable that even taking a shower was a major chore. Family dr was convinced I either had Lyme or Dermatomyositis. He immediately treated me with 60mg prednisone for the scary rash and Doxycycline in case of Lyme. ... (0 replies)
... s office called and said that I had been diagnosed with Lyme disease. It was the summer of 1987. ... (3 replies)

... Having late stage lyme...since I was a child, but not diagnosed until fall 2000, Im now 40!! My doctor gave me prednisone for something, anyway...within two hrs I was functioning like I havent in yrs..after a yr of various antib's etc etc. ... (1 replies)
... I have a friend who has lyme and she takes prednisone for a rare lung condition. She takes 100mg a day and she cannot come off it or she'll be unable to breath at all. ... (4 replies)
... please stop prednisone!!! if you have lyme prednisone is the worse thing you can take!!! ... (12 replies)
... months. I am just going to post a timeline here. I am going for my first visit to a rheumatologist on Wednesday so I need this for them anyway. ... (11 replies)
... hi there and sorry your son is going thru this. i had bells palsey from lyme and mine lasted 7 weeks. it was pure agony, i hated it. for me though, they told me i did not have lyme and only treated me for the bells palsey. i had to take prednisone for several weeks. ... (5 replies)
... or prednisone can inhibit antibody production as well. Also, the spirochete can HIDE and we can have Lyme but our bodies not produce antibodies because our bodies don't know it's there. ... (6 replies)
... I finally went to a doctor. In addition to flu like symptoms there was pain through most of both arms and sholders. The pain was intense enough to prevent sleep for several days. The doctor couldn't find anything wrong and sent me home without treatment. ... (1 replies)
Lupus vs. Lyme
Nov 10, 2004
... You make a very important point. I don't believe anyone here on the lyme board ever recommended that Ceya stop taking her Lupus meds. ... (17 replies)
... day of Prednisone for a month and then I had to cut back to 40mg because it made me feel like I was dying and having a heart attack! So I did 40mg for a month, and now my rheumatologist has me tapering. At 35mg now and will be at 30mg next week. ... (11 replies)
... I would not take prednisone for a herx. That kind of treatment for herxing is "old school" and has proven to backfire. ... (24 replies)
... I have many of the symptoms of Lyme disease. I had a blood test for Lyme, and it came back negative. I've been tested for Lupus, ms, arthritis,...etc, but my rheumatologist says they all come back negative. ... (4 replies)
... My Rhuemy scoffed at the possibility of Lyme even as I was holding up a positive reading from IGenex. At that point I had been on Remicade and prednisone for a year. And Jenj770 is absolutely right about the steroids. That was when it truly expolded in my system. ... (7 replies)
... I made it to my mom's house in one piece. IT was a very LONG 5 hour drive! I was SO very glad to be out of the van by the time we pulled up...as for the last hour or so of the trip I had been in tears the whole way. Despite the fact that we stopped every so often and I tried to stretch, move, and decompress. ... (24 replies)
... d him he thinks he may have a staph infection of the salivary glands and put him on another antibiotic and steroids. He also wondered if he has ever been tested for Lyme Disease. ... (0 replies)
... Oh, no, that's what happened with me! Two yrs ago, I was put on Prednisone for severe headaches, which my neuro misdiagnosed as Trigeminal Neuralgia, my GI symptoms skyrocketed. ... (6 replies)
... like symptoms. The doctors were treating him for arthritis and gave him prednisone and naproxen. Well, he developed a bad reaction to the naproxen so he has since stopped taking that. ... (3 replies)
... I had gall bladder ruled out, had a few docs offer prednisone for the rash, prilosec for for the belly and to stay on the zoloft,... rolling their eyes.. I know they thought I was a hypochondriac. ... (17 replies)


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