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Posted 16 Jan 2016 by • 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!!!
Posted 17 Jun 2016 by • 1 answer
Or is there a group support
Posted 5 Nov 2015 by • 1 answer
I was approved for indigent health care in January and that's how I found out what was wrong with me. I was approved for SSDI and got cut off from all medical care I was getting through the county. I'm not eligible for Medicaid because they said I'm to young and I have no children ...
Posted 24 May 2015 by • 1 answer
... have been a CNA in home care giver for several year's now and it's gotten very hard for me to be the care giver. What I have been reading is very scary but I'm some one who wants to know what I can expect, So don't hold back and I know this isn't a cookie cutter ...
Posted 13 Sep 2013 by • 5 answers
any suggestions for relief would be appreciated. I take Methotrexae
Posted 18 Nov 2014 by • 2 answers
I have been to an ENT and a biopsy was performed and Inflamation was found!!! No one can prescribe anything that has helped.. Any ideas?
Posted 16 Jul 2014 by • 2 answers
... years-would like to get to know you have had dm for over20 yrs
Dermatomyositis - I was diagnosed with JDM 20 years ago. I was severly ill for over 6 years, and the
Posted 19 Mar 2014 by • 4 answers
... disease suddenly went into remission. I've lived with the changes to my body since then. Now, as I age, I'm wondering if anyone knows the chances of it coming back? I'm terrified that it will
Posted 24 Jan 2014 by • 3 answers
My ck's were at 7,000 and now down between 250 and 275, but still have severe muscle pain and my hands and face are turning purple again, but my rheummy said I am in remission so I am somewhat confused as to why I am having this horrible muscle pain and weakness flare up if in remission? ...
Posted 2 Jun 2013 by • 3 answers
... and painful gas pain? I have been up for hours in discomfort. Not sure what caused this except for the increase in folic acid.
Posted 4 Jan 2014 by • 2 answers
Dx Dermatomyositis. Which drug should I take first?
Posted 4 Jun 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 18 Jun 2013 by • 1 answer
... methotrexate/folic acid, and an anti scalp itch medicine. Her face is red and she is tired a good bit, but is improved over what she had been. I am concerned with the long term side effects of these meds. Are there any alternatives, and what prednisone dose do most of you level out at? Are ...
Posted 28 May 2013 by • 1 answer
I have Dermatomyositis. It is in the skin so far. Fearful meds not working because the rash goes and then I get a new pink patch. Going for blood work Thursday again to check cpk. Also can someone recommend a good sunscreen
Posted 20 Aug 2013 by • 3 answers
Hi I was diagnosed in June with dermatomyositis after a six month battle to get answers from the doctors who didn't know what was wrong after numerous blood tests... it took six months to find out what was wrong ... how quickly were u diagnosed ?
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