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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!!!

If I have to take 10 mg of prednisone for the rest of my Life, what can I do to help my body with i?

Posted 17 Oct 2015 by Beanbuzz 3 answers

I get severe flares. I've had them for years but over the past year I had two flares per month. Finally, the Dr.s told me, it is safer for me to stay on a low constant dose, than going up and down. I tried 5 mg. And within a week got a flare. The flares feel like I got run over by a bus!! The ...

I have been on Humira for MCTD for about 3 months now. Pain wise I feel much better, I notice my?

Posted 13 Aug 2016 by Mammimari 0 answers

... hair falling, and I feel extremely nauseous. Buy it hurts so much in my thigh. I scream and I'm having some kidney issues. Is anyone experiencing the same?

Connective Tissue Disorders - I am gaining weight like crazy! And I am NOT on any steroids! Is there

Posted 30 Oct 2015 by MrsMo 5 answers

... anyone out there with the same problem?? I have MCTD and I am showing new symptoms of 4 other diseases like every month. I am up to 6 specialists, will it get any better? 30lbs in 8 months is too much!!!

I've been newly diagnosed with MCT, is there anything I can do to ease the pain?

Posted 29 Jan 2016 by healthy Christina 1 answer

I'm waiting to hear about an appointment with a rhuematolagist. In the meantime I'm in a lot of pain, Aleve takes the edge off on some days but not all the time. My PCP isn't comfortable treating and is referring me to a rhuematolagist. Info has been faxed to the specialist and ...

Mixed Connective Tissue Disease - could a blood tranfusion after a miscariage cause me to have mctd?

Posted 6 May 2013 by sparkle 123 1 answer

i had no health problems untill i lost a lot of blood due to miscariage i was given blood and i have never been well since

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