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Posted 7 May 2014 by • 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 ...
Posted 10 Aug 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 10 Apr 2012 by • 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.
Posted 14 Dec 2009 by • 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 ...
Posted 4 Feb 2010 by • 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.
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Posted 14 Dec 2014 by • 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?
Posted 12 Dec 2009 by • 3 answers
... times anyone else with myasthenia experiencing pain like this my doctor says im not in any pain yet it still hurts
Posted 24 May 2010 by • 3 answers
... with muscle pain in my left leg that runs from knee tigh. Anyone else have any such affects?
I have been diagnosed with Myasthenia Gravis for years (some neurologists say I have it, others say?
Posted 28 Oct 2010 by • 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 ...
Posted 10 May 2012 by • 1 answer
If you are taking Pyridostigmine 60 mg. is it okay to drink alcoholic beverage?
Posted 6 Dec 2009 by • 2 answers
can I take cold medicine like mucinex while on this drug?
Posted 3 Oct 2010 by • 1 answer
... wondering if it has anything to do with my MG ??? Thank you Dennis
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