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What is the reason for not taking Prednisone if you have a fungal infection anywhere in your body?

Posted 7 May 2014 2 answers

I have just been prescribed prednisone by my neurologist. 50 mg for 2 weeks, 40 mg for 2 weeks, 30 mg for 2 weeks and then "we will see." This is for Myasthenia Gravis -- my symptoms are not severe and I have not had any breathing problems. Before taking prednisone, I checked it on ...

Is anyone on Prednisone and Mestinon for Myosthenia Gravis?

Posted 10 Aug 2013 4 answers

my husband has Myosthenia Gravis (diagnosed last September) Neuromuscular Dr. prescribed prednisone (20mg per day)and Mestinon... He was getting weaker and "not himself"... he has had an 4 year battle for his health..prednisone was used at high doses several times..he is "not ...

My cellcept dose is being taped down to try and reduce side effects. What can I expect?

Posted 10 Apr 2012 4 answers

I am on Cellcept for Myasthenia Gravis. I have been on 500mg twice a day for 3 months and my dose is being cut in half to try and combat significant side effects. I am wondering if I should expect any new symptoms as my body adjusts to the new dose.

Myasthenia Gravis - DOES ANYONE HAVE SERIOUS BALANCE ISSUES? I was diagnosed a couple years ago?

Posted 14 Dec 2009 7 answers

... when my left eye kept closing. I have been on Pyridostigmine and they recently added Azathioprine with no better results. I just went through 5 days of IVIG week before last and that didn't help either. I just keep getting weaker but what has my doctors really confused is my extremely ...

Myasthenia Gravis - Does anyone have throat issues? My doctor has adjusted my med. (mestinon) but?

Posted 4 Feb 2010 3 answers

my throat is still pretty bad. I don't think I can take any higher dose than what I am on now. Tonight I got a muscle cramp in my stomach, it was pretty scary.

Myasthenia gravis patient... can I go to the gym?

Posted 7 Sep 2011 4 answers

Pain in legs?

Posted 14 Dec 2014 5 answers

Hi,what causes the severe in pain in the legs of MG sufferers. My partner says it feels like the muscles are to short on the side of the knees.Any suggestions of how to relieve this pain?

Myasthenia Gravis - I was diagnosed with MG approx 1 1/2 yrs ago. Recently started having problem?

Posted 24 May 2010 3 answers

... with muscle pain in my left leg that runs from knee tigh. Anyone else have any such affects?

Myasthenia Gravis - I have been gettin alot of pain in my lower back in my neck and in my legs at?

Posted 12 Dec 2009 3 answers

... times anyone else with myasthenia experiencing pain like this my doctor says im not in any pain yet it still hurts

I have been diagnosed with Myasthenia Gravis for years (some neurologists say I have it, others say?

Posted 28 Oct 2010 2 answers

gits say I have it, others say I don't; that I'm not typical). I've been seeing the same neur. for almost eight years now; he believes I have blepharospasm instead of ptosis. My symptoms include extreme fatigue and if I keep pushing myself, I end up in the hospital with solumeterol ...

Will alcoholic beverage interfere with taking Pyridostigmine drug?

Posted 10 May 2012 1 answer

If you are taking Pyridostigmine 60 mg. is it okay to drink alcoholic beverage?

Pyridostigmine - what drugs or medications should be avoided while taking this?

Posted 6 Dec 2009 2 answers

can I take cold medicine like mucinex while on this drug?

Mestinon - Hi I've had myasthenia gravis for 10 years. Now I've got a bladder problem, I'm?

Posted 3 Oct 2010 1 answer

... wondering if it has anything to do with my MG ??? Thank you Dennis

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