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Chronic Fatigue while tapering Prednisone for PMR
Chronic Fatigue while tapering Prednisone ... for PMR ... I’ve had PMR since April 2020. ... I started on Prednisone 20 mg/day and ... I’ve been tapering prednisone very gradually
Last active: Mar 21 1:54pm
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Hello @fessenbeck65, I would like to add my welcome to Connect along with Pam @pb50. Just...
a search link of Connect for "PMR ... + prednisone taper". ... search=PMR+%2Bprednisone+taper It
Support Group: Autoimmune Diseases
Posted: Jan 16 7:27am
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Quadriceps, predinisone and alternatives
Quadriceps, predinisone and alternatives ... Now in a second bought of PMR and been ... on prednisone for 2 years. ... At a certain point when tapering pain ... and weakness in quads- could be taper
Last active: Mar 4, 2023
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PMR Taper and pain
PMR Taper and pain ... After 2 years with PMR, about to go ... to 2 mg of prednisone and feel like ... I did back 2 years ago...is the PMR ... still in me or is it the taper or both
Last active: Feb 15 4:25pm
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Does tapering prednisone continue to reduce swelling
Does tapering prednisone continue to ... symptoms of polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR ... I am concerned that by tapering down ... joint pain in one or two joints while tapering ... off prednisone?
Last active: Apr 1 7:24am
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Have you been able to taper prednisone with long lasting success?
Have you been able to taper prednisone ... I’ve had PMR for 8 months. ... Every time I taper the prednisone down
Last active: Jun 17, 2023
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Hello @dj13, I would like to add my welcome to Connect along with @dadcue and others....
I was started on 20 mg prednisone also ... I floundered some tapering down with ... prednisone but my rheumatologist told ... of 1 to 10 along with my dosage of prednisone ... years to taper off of prednisone with
Posted: Mar 17 12:12pm
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Welcome to the forum. You might be one of the many people who have problems when...
when they approach the 7 mg dose of prednisone ... only person that has problems as you taper ... For me it wasn't only a PMR problem ... You may want to try tapering by .5 mg ... when we get into single digits of prednisone
Posted: Mar 17 11:10am
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Yikes. I’m sorry to hear this, but glad it sounds like you’re on the mend. Hopefully...
make me very nervous too… I thought prednisone ... almost always had to be tapered, but ... and PMR specifically, and then ask ... they’re not aware of how debilitating PMR ... can be and how prednisone is tapered