... put on 15mgs of predinison.On the frist day by night my pain was gone and sofar has not returned.I have Dibeties and my suger is up 2 hours after I eat 294 has been the highest so far. and I wake up every 2 hours at night and can't fall back to sleep.Went to Dr on Monday and see drop the pred to 12.5 mgs do you think It is too soon to reduse the pred but I fell fine no pain has retuned as yet I won't see her for 6 weeks again so I will stay on 12.5 till then.very cranky at times This PMR is all new to me I would like to here from newbies who just found out they have PMR