Arteritis

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  1. link Harvesterbornagain
    PredniSONE acid reflux, knee problem, joint pain, rash, stairs
    I was given 20 mg of Prednisone for 10 days for a rash and joint pain. The pain went away and I felt great the rash got a little better. Two days ago - 85% more...
    Harvesterbornagain- over a year ago - 45 Replies - in PredniSONE
  2. link Janetsar
    I have just completed a 12-month course of prednisone for treatment of Temporal Arteritis (inflammation of arteries in the temple). I was also prescri - 85% more...
    Janetsar- over a year ago
  3. link Janetsar
    I have been on Prednisone for 3 months for Tempral Arteritis. I began with 8 tabs a day which has been tapered to 3 a day. I went down to 2 a day a fe - 62% more...
    Janetsar- over a year ago
  4. link Propsguy
    my mother had Temporal Arteritis too! my dad caught it early because he noticed small bumps running along her temporal arteries. she was on high dose - 89% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago
  5. link Zebra6334
    I have a sad story to tell about Prednisone. Several years ago my wife became ill with a rare and painful condition called Temporal Arteritis (Google - 88% more...
    Zebra6334- over a year ago
  6. link Logcabin
    PredniSONE giant cell arteritis, polymyalgia rheumatica, stomach problems, temporal arteritis, muscle weakness
    In January I was diagnosed with polymyalgia rheumatica and temporal arteritis (giant cell arteritis). I was put on 60 mg prednisone and an array of ot - 89% more...
    Logcabin- over a year ago - 20 Replies - in PredniSONE
  7. link Rlu
    I was just dx with temporal arteritis and polymyalgia rheumatica. It has been a long expensive confusing journey to get this dx. So many different sx - 87% more...
    Rlu- over a year ago
  8. link Fran37
    side effects, after tapering off of 60mg of pre havdnisone
    I have temple and neck pain after tapering off of prednisone. They were giving me predinsone because they thought I had arteritis. They did a biopsy o - 68% more...
    Fran37- over a year ago - in PredniSONE
  9. link Hamidj01
    PredniSONE excedrine migraine, generalized anxiety disorder, cold chill, moderate depression, odd thoughts
    I was treated a few years ago for shingles and my doctor gave me prednisone, and valtrex. One evening...I was watching a scary movie about a priest an - 90% more...
    Hamidj01- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in PredniSONE
  10. link Raider
    Brownie: I hope you are lowering the prednisone dosage and getting off ot it. My Mother had shingles too and was in a lot of pain. She took pain pills - 81% more...
    Raider- over a year ago
  11. link Tootsierollm4
    Fat pouches
    Does prednisone make your face bigger? Mine is huge but it's NOT water retention feeling or anything. And also does prednisone like make you look fat - 29% more...
    Tootsierollm4- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  12. link Raider
    I have been on prednisone for two years now for Temporal Arteritis. Yes, the prednisone makes you have a moon face....and pouches around your eyes. On - 76% more...
    Raider- over a year ago
  13. link Elcdaughter
    Fosamax sore throat pain, sore muscles and joints, sinus medication, caltrate d, neck and shoulder pain
    My mother was prescribed this horrible drug for prevention purposes about a year ago. She has experienced severe hair loss, unexplained cough and sore - 91% more...
    Elcdaughter- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Fosamax
  14. link Stringbean
    jan 2010 I am responding to your mothers symptoms of severe joint and muscle pain. my mother had these same symptoms that worsened with time. we saw n - 90% more...
    Stringbean- over a year ago
  15. link Curious320
    Mirena depression anxiety, manic depression, sleeping disorder, single mom, patient person
    Okay WOW! So interestingly enough, I was out w/ a friend last night and when I mentoned to him that I have Mirena-he pleaded with me to google it and - 96% more...
    Curious320- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Mirena
  16. link N2hawaii
    God bless these posts. I've been having problems too, to the point that one doctor told me he thinks I'm bipolar (talk about bite me)! Excessive sweat - 98% more...
    N2hawaii- over a year ago
  17. link Niffer
    PredniSONE home time, little time, meds, patience, fears
    My husband was prescribed 80MG of Prednisone a day because he had cerebellitis. Yes, they saved his life so for that I'm happy, but now he is out of t - 82% more...
    Niffer- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  18. link Amc37
    Prednisone can cause awful psychological changes. I've been on 80 for 2 months and am beginning to taper it off by 5 mg every 5 days. It saved my life - 62% more...
    Amc37- over a year ago
  19. link Momoks
    hairloss and prednisone
    I am on prednisone for at least one year for the disease Temporal Arteritis, and I am quickly losing my hair (along with all the other typical side ef - 47% more...
    Momoks- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in PredniSONE
  20. link Horsefoot
    Temporal Arteritis and Prednisone
    I have been on daily prednisone pills since early January 2009 to treat temporal arthritis. As soon as I began with 60mg of prednisone the symptoms di - 87% more...
    Horsefoot- over a year ago - in PredniSONE
  21. link Sandy146
    Polymyalgia/Giant Cell /Temporal Artheritis
    Giant Cell/Temoral Artheritis is another illness associated with Polymyalgia Rheumatica. Not every one gets it and not every one that gets it has Poly - 77% more...
    Sandy146- over a year ago - 11 Replies - in Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  22. link Raider
    I was diagnosed eight months ago with temporal arteritis and PMR. I need some encouragement from someone who has this illness. I have already experien - 73% more...
    Raider- over a year ago
  23. link Maycli
    5 years later
    Having had this P M R for 5yrs, and tried to come off the prednisolone a number of times, and told on many occasions that the disease will burn itself - 47% more...
    Maycli- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  24. link Raider
    I was diagnosed with Temporal Arteritis 8 months ago. I am glad you have not had to deal with temporal arteritis which goes along with some PMR suffer - 61% more...
    Raider- over a year ago
  25. link Carrolandeugene
    looking for a cause for my polymyalgia rheumatica
    I started taking Symbicort for my asthma, and it works very well. 6 mos. later, I came down with Polymyalgia Rheumatica, and I am now on 10mgs. per da - 60% more...
    Carrolandeugene- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  26. link Raider
    I have temporal arteritis and PR, although the PR is not bothering me as much as the prednisone symptoms. I have been on prednisone for 8 months and i - 34% more...
    Raider- over a year ago
  27. link Sandy146
    PredniSONE nut allergy, water pills, left eye, leaks, fish
    My throat started to tighten like someone with a fish or nut allergy. My left eye leaks a sticky liquid and the lid is starting to droop. The lid also - 51% more...
    Sandy146- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  28. link Raider
    Sandy: I hope you are still browsing this website. I have temporal arteritis and need to talk to someone who has it too. If you have time, please let - 38% more...
    Raider- over a year ago
  29. link Strberry_fields
    Neurontin minor headaches, nerve pain, eyesite, pain relief, legs
    i have been on neurontin for nerve pain in my legs due to vasculitis for a few weeks now. i have only noticed a small increase in appetite. my eyesite - 71% more...
    Strberry_fields- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Neurontin
  30. link Raider
    Hi: I read your posting about using Neurotin. I noticed that you use it for vasculitis. I have temporal arteritis which is a form of vasculitis which - 62% more...
    Raider- over a year ago
  31. link Dblackstock
    PredniSONE pound weight gain, temporal arteritis, sad saga, chief hobby, liver problem
    How interesting to find this site! I, too, was diagnosed with temporal arteritis on February 29 (no more leap years for me!). Because I was already bl - 94% more...
    Dblackstock- over a year ago - in PredniSONE
  32. link Invictus
    PredniSONE temporal arteritis, muscle pain, water retention, 5 months, temporal arthritis
    MY FATHER WAS DIAGNOSED WITH TEMPORAL ARTHRITIS. HE HAS BEEN ON PREDNISONE FOR ABOUT 5 MONTHS NOW, STARTING FROM 80MG/DAY. HE HAS TAPERED DOWN TO 40 M - 69% more...
    Invictus- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in PredniSONE