Dima82

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  1. link Vandygirl
    Prednisone for Nephrotic Syndrome
    Do you know anything about Nephrotic Syndrome???????? Too much protein in urine. After kidney biopsy showed no cancer I was diagnosed as having " - 90% more...
    Vandygirl- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  2. link Dima82
    Hi, I’ve suffered from the MCD Nephrotic Syndrome for more than two decades, and, consequently, was on the standard-treatment protocol (on various dos - 89% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  3. link Di1015
    PredniSONE predisone, polymyositis, severe pain, femur, nurse
    I HAVE BEEN ON PREDNISONE FOR 10 YRS. I AM ON 5 MG FOR 4 YRS. I AM HAVING SEVERE PAIN IN RIGHT HIP. I CAN'T LAY ON RIGHT SIDE AT ALL. WHEN I WALK OR B - 74% more...
    Di1015- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in PredniSONE
  4. link Dima82
    Hi, did you ask your health care team for an alternative? Sought a 2nd opinion? Even 5mg/day of prednisone could be harmful. Do you take any vitamins/ - 20% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  5. link Breannatala
    PredniSONE withdrawl symptoms, noticable symptoms, asthma inhalers, predisone, asthma attack
    I was on prednisone while getting over pneumonia to help with my breathing. I was only on it for 7 days and the doctor didn't have me go off of it gra - 93% more...
    Breannatala- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in PredniSONE
  6. link Dima82
    Multi-vitamin complex I meant.
    Dima82- over a year ago
  7. link Dima82
    Hi, You didn't take much of this stuff, and therefore, your symptoms should disappear within a few weeks. It takes anywhere from a few days to up to t - 75% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  8. link Kyle12
    PredniSONE mild irritability, head sweats, infrequent periods, stomach problems, creative kid
    My 12 year old son has been on 60 mg of Prednisone for two weeks now. His side effects have not been bad at all up to this point. He's gained about 6 - 89% more...
    Kyle12- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in PredniSONE
  9. link Dima82
    Corticosteroids just cover up (masking) the disease, and not actually eliminating the cause of the disease. Be very careful with prednisone, as it may - 32% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  10. link Mwalsh729
    Lexapro and Vitamins
    can you take 30mg of lexapro and a Vitamin B COMPLEX 100?
    Mwalsh729- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lexapro
  11. link Dima82
    Did your physician or pharmacist tell you otherwise? B vitamins are very important, and many drugs are known to deplete them.
    Dima82- over a year ago
  12. link Cchcdhlkw3
    prednisone side effects
    What can you take at night to help you sleep while taking Prednisone? I only take a 10 mg. in the morning. Am having trouble sleeping?
    Cchcdhlkw3- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  13. link Dima82
    In this situation, you may consider taking L-Tryptophan, which is an amino acid precursor to Melatonin. Pure Melatonin is available in stores as well, - 32% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  14. link Vanessa74
    PredniSONE prednisone taper, headache and dizziness, racing heart, dizziness, bronchitis
    I was on a Prednisone taper for 7 days (bronchitis). I have been off for 16 days now. I am still suffering from BAD headaches, head pressure and dizzi - 72% more...
    Vanessa74- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in PredniSONE
  15. link Dima82
    Hi, It depends on how long you've been on corticosteroids. Usually, it takes anywhere from a few days to a few months (in long-term use in high doses) - 42% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  16. link Foxylady628
    PredniSONE moon face, predisone, weight gain, lungs, arthritis
    I have been taking prednisone for three years now and I love it. When I am off of it I cannot breath and I get fluid in my lungs and my arthritis come - 64% more...
    Foxylady628- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in PredniSONE
  17. link Dima82
    I hope that you continue enjoying it for the years to come without experiencing its far-reaching side effects, although the latter is highly unlikely. - 70% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  18. link Xxanonymousxx
    PredniSONE autoimmune hepatitis, aih, flare, hepatitis, depression
    I have been on prednisone since I was two years old (I am now sixteen) because I have Autoimmune Hepatitis IIa. I would like to point out that there i - 75% more...
    Xxanonymousxx- over a year ago - 10 Replies - in PredniSONE
  19. link Dima82
    Hi, you're right -- professional brands are relatively expensive -- good multivitamins cost at least $15 per month. Here's a good, all-around multi-vi - 74% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  20. link Kyliefaye
    PredniSONE mood swings, lala, nerves, prednisone tablets, psychotic tendencies
    my boyfriend has been on prednisone for 4 years and he is terribly snappy and aggravated all the time and short tempered and does not think that he is - 74% more...
    Kyliefaye- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in PredniSONE
  21. link Dima82
    This is what I read from the Prednisone "full prescribing info:" "Psychic derangements may appear when corticosteroids are used, rangin - 63% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  22. link Arthurx
    PredniSONE electro convulsive therapy, evil hell, living in hell, docotrs, thougts
    I have been on prednisone for 11+ years due to having had a heart transplant. The prednisone keeps my heart from rejecting. I have not taken it for 2 - 91% more...
    Arthurx- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in PredniSONE
  23. link Dima82
    Hi, I've been on and off prednisone for more than 20 years. Did you ask your transplant team to change the prednisone for something else? You could ta - 67% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  24. link Andycolnago
    PredniSONE prednisone, conquest, bicycle, medication, miracle drug
    I have been on Prednisone for 3 months for PMR (polymyalgia rheumatica)and so far the pros have far outweighed the cons. PMR is an extremely painful c - 86% more...
    Andycolnago- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in PredniSONE
  25. link Dima82
    Corticosteroids do cause muscle wasting, indeed. If you have to take prednisone for a long time then make sure that there's enough protein in your die - 58% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  26. link Kkkkkk54
    PredniSONE happy camper, polymyalgia, rheumatologist, mg 2, hot flash
    I have polymyalgia and the rheumatologist put me on 15 mg prednisone a day for one month then 12 1/2 mg 2 weeks then 10 for two weeks and now 7 1/2 fo - 82% more...
    Kkkkkk54- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  27. link Dima82
    Although 15mg is a relatively small dose, consider taking a high-quality, professional-strength (not "one-a-day") multi-vitamin-mineral comp - 68% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  28. link Roberto
    PredniSONE side effects of prednisone, weaning off prednisone, losing touch, thanks in advance, neuropathy
    I have been weaning off Prednisone for sometime, from 50mg down to 5mg in two week steps, 5mg at a time. I've had quite a few of the physical side eff - 85% more...
    Roberto- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in PredniSONE
  29. link Dima82
    Well, measuring Cortisone while on prednisone, or soon thereafter, isn't very informative -- the result will almost always be at the lower or below th - 74% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  30. link Billy123
    PredniSONE cystic fibrosis, pregnant woman, bk, trumpet, good luck
    I am a 33 yr old male with Cystic Fibrosis. I started prednisone in 2006 and as of 2009 i have never been off of it.This drug has destroyed my body. I - 80% more...
    Billy123- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  31. link Dima82
    Hi, make sure that you taper slowly, and preferably, under Dr's supervision to avoid adrenal insufficiency. In addition, consider taking high-quality, - 76% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  32. link Fernando86
    PredniSONE high blood pressure, heart, vitamins minerals, douglas labs, professional strength
    Hi everyone well yesterday i started to to take Prednisone 2 hour later my heart is racing along with high blood pressure , so ill try to calm my self - 69% more...
    Fernando86- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  33. link Dima82
    Hi, it depends on amount of steroids taken, and time. You may get better after a few days after prednisone has been discontinued, on the other hand, i - 76% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  34. link Caradeluna
    PredniSONE avocados, cramps, potassium, blood sugar, banana
    eat avocados to help with cramps. No one tells u that prednisone depletes potassium. Better avocados than banana because prednisone also raises your b - 7% more...
    Caradeluna- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  35. link Dima82
    Corticosteroids deplete not only Potassium (K), but a few other very important vitamins & minerals (Cr, Ca, Se, B6, D, Mg) as well. Make sure you - 57% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  36. link Maureen1
    PredniSONE nerve problems, muscle weakness, comcast, asthma, long time
    Hi I am a 44 year old asthma patient. I have had asthma since the age 2 and have been on & off prednisone since that time. As a child until age 20 - 62% more...
    Maureen1- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in PredniSONE
  37. link Dima82
    Hi, corticosteroids do cause muscle weakness, in addition, they contribute to muscle-wasting. And just only the tip of the iceberg. Make sure you take - 60% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  38. link Barbee1264
    PredniSONE allergic reaction, meds, rage, medicine, severe depression
    My boyfriend was put on prednisone for an allergic reaction to an antibiotic. He did fine while taking the medicine for three weeks. They did taper th - 73% more...
    Barbee1264- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in PredniSONE
  39. link Dima82
    Hi, don't worry, your friend wasn't taking prednisone for a long time, and therefore, its side effects will subside in a matter of days to a few weeks - 66% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  40. link Catherineh
    PredniSONE radiation treatment for breast cancer, symptoms of heart attack, thorocentesis, pleural effusion, moon face
    I had my left lung fill with fluid and collapse after radiation treatment for Breast Cancer. The lung was drained with Thorocentesis and I was hospita - 92% more...
    Catherineh- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in PredniSONE
  41. link Dima82
    I don't agree with moslofu's comment. Your immune system has been compromised by cancer, then anti-cancer treatment, and now it is being compromised e - 80% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  42. link Jamse123
    PredniSONE prednisone dose pack, inflamation, root canal, inflammation, dentist
    I had been on a prednisone dose pack (not too strong??) about a month ago for a neck injury to take away some inflammation. No side effects to mention - 77% more...
    Jamse123- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in PredniSONE
  43. link Dima82
    Yes, the exogenous corticosteroids, even at 20mg/day cause side effects. Even at 7.5mg/d they cause osteoporosis, and it is only the tip of the iceber - 62% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  44. link Applejacks
    PredniSONE kidney falier, food doctor, armpits, eating disorder, lumps
    Prednisone I am 17yrs old and i take prednisone. I was diagnosed with kidney falier when i was 13. i had my transplant at 15. well I have come to hate - 86% more...
    Applejacks- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  45. link Dima82
    Hi, You can eliminate some of the prednisone’s side effects with high-quality nutritional supplements. I’m sure you know that all corticosteroids incr - 86% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  46. link Tnt
    PredniSONE water retension, bee sting, heart rate, headaches, crap
    I had a bee sting and was put on prednisone for 40mg a day for five days.After my first day on it i had major muscle soreness,very sleepy,heart rate t - 75% more...
    Tnt- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  47. link Dima82
    Hi, As you weren't on corticosteroids for a long time, so, probably, it'll take anywhere from a few days to a few weeks to recover. Be well, and if at - 44% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago
  48. link Barbara57
    PredniSONE happy lady, inflammation, miracle, prednisone, asthma
    My doctor put me on prednisone for pain and inflammation and I have never felt better in my life. It's a miracle for me right now and I'll take my cha - 33% more...
    Barbara57- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in PredniSONE
  49. link Dima82
    Don't play with prednisone. In spite of the fact that its action can produce dramatic initial improvements in your symptoms, these symptomatic improve - 82% more...
    Dima82- over a year ago