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Can Prednisone side effects cause neuropathy?

Posted 1 Feb 2013 by craig42 5 answers

I was on Prednisone for 4 1/2 months. Sometimes daily dosage took me as high as 120 mgs. I took it for treatment of Clusters. I suffer them every four yrs. For anywhere from 60 days to 6 months plus. This year I swear I've gotten neuropathy as a extreme side effect. I was also on a regiment of ...

Hi Gang, Anyone had success with Tegretol for neuropathic pain? Neurologist prescribed this for me?

Posted 24 Aug 2013 by MacIntosh12 8 answers

and I feel a bit leery about it, there are just SO many side effects! And some really scary ones at that. I've been feeling exhausted lately, will Tegretol just exacerbate my exhaustion? I used to be a very high energy person, but no longer, much to my chagrin! My energy has taken off with my ...

Anybody in any of my groups get Cluster Headaches?

Posted 24 Aug 2012 by Buddy1971 12 answers

my brother gets these things called cluster headaches & for people who don't know what they're like migraines on steroids and they just totally put him out of commission. He takes Imitrex. Any other way people get rid of them(if there is a way) would help cuz Imatrex is extremely ...

Have had migraines for 2 weeks, meds from ER do not work, can't see neuro till Feb, please help?

Posted 30 Oct 2012 by SoMuchPain 8 answers

I have been having migraines for about 2 weeks & now what feel like cluster headaches for the past 1 1/2 weeks. I went to the ER the first week & gave me some med's, they do not work & I feel like I should not go to the ER again. They make you wait so long, but my appointment with ...

Migraines - my P.A. wants me off Vicodin. It's the only pain medication that helps. Any suggestions?

Posted 3 Mar 2013 by Michael1085 5 answers

I've been suffering from migraines for over 6 years. Imitrex and topomax did't help much, and the side affects were terrible. Vicodin is the only medication that relieves the pain. Any suggestions?

Periactin - Is it otc? Where can I get it from USA?

Posted 20 Apr 2015 by cuzcuz73 3 answers

Can you buy it over the counter or does it have to be a prescription? I suffer from weight loss due to stress and it gets so bad I get migraines everyother day. I can't sleep or eat. I'm afraid by the time I snap out of it I will be so little ppl might think I was on drugs

Has anyone been on Lexapro and Prednisone at the same time? I had a high ANA titer and they?

Posted 16 Jan 2016 by blaaccypher 4 answers

Started me on the Prednisone as a precaution pretty high dose. I have been on it before for two years but not with Lexapro. Please help!!!

I was given a shot of prednisone at noon today and a prescription for 20mg pills for 5 days?

Posted 27 Nov 2017 by Music person 2 answers

This was for an upper respiratory infection with migraine . The bottle says take 2 pills a day. It is 10:00 pm and I took 2 not thinking.. is this too much with the injection as well? Should I take more tomorrow?

Does amitriptyline prevent migraine /cluster headaches?

Posted 3 Jul 2014 by nattygksmokey 5 answers

My brain scan has come back normal and neurology has said that they cant find a cause other than their linked to my fibro and they have put me on 75mg of amitriptyline and 40mg of citalopram but im concerned that im going to end up stoned out my head due to the other meds im on to neurologist ...

I suffer from Cluster Headaches.. Any Comment From Cluster Suffers?

Posted 8 Sep 2009 by K. Martin 7 answers

Now using DHE Injections during severe eye pain during a cluster headache. has anybody tried Fiorcet for this type of headache?

Cluster headaches?

Posted 18 Aug 2010 by tammi0119 4 answers

is fioricet indicated in patients with cluster headaches? what narcotics are?

Is it OK to take both Advil and sumatriptan?

Posted 17 Oct 2017 by Angela030110 1 answer

My husband gets really bad migraines so the doctor prescribed Imitrex. Tonight was his first time taking it, but it made it worse. Can he take Advil on top of the other medicine?

Can mushrooms help with my cluster headaches?

Posted 11 Apr 2010 by TRIMMAN01 3 answers

im a 43 yr old male & a cluster headache suffer for 24 yr need help to stop this cycle ive seen on web that mushrooms or (LSD) can help

Prednisone - I have Lupus and I'm on predisone more than I am off , don't sleep well . When I come?

Posted 25 Jul 2013 by Marhins 4 answers

... off I crash, I hate taking them but that's all they ever put me on. I've had 4 neck surgeries and they won't heal , they keep collapsing

My first 2 weeks on Lexapro 10mg. Feel good but getting headaches and want to take an imatrex?

Posted 4 Mar 2015 by pnkfade 1 answer

Is imatrex ok? my Doc. prescribed them both at the same time but after reading the interactions I'm a bit nervous. Thanks!

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