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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 by donnag55 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 ...

Weird headache/sensation: possible sertraline side effect?

Posted 14 Jan 2015 by VikeKing 2 answers

I started taking 50mg sertraline almost a week ago for anxiety induced headaches and OCD. I started to get chronic headaches around mid October and after being referred to a neurologist, he diagnosed me with anxiety and prescribed me xanax to help deal with the headaches. He also scheduled an MRI ...

Small Fiber Neuropathy - Hello, I thought I fad SFN, however my EMG, blood tests and skin biopsy?

Posted 2 Apr 2017 by jlor7755 3 answers

... were normal, I have the symptoms of burning feet, tingling etc. now my neurologist is sending me to a psychiatrist, he says could be from my high anxiety leve. Could that be the cause?

Is it OK to take 30 mg of prednisone for 5 days with Gilenya?

Posted 16 days ago by Little Bit Lady 0 answers

I am taking prednisone 30 mg a day for 5 days along with the .5 mg of Gilenya. My family doctor said to because of the cold/cough I've had all week. I couldn't get my neurologist to see if ok.

Baclofen titration to get off of it?

Posted 7 Apr 2017 by Dazzlindi75 0 answers

Hi I have seen several neurologists and recently neurosurgeons who r telling me to get off baclofen despite them not knowing how to take me off. What would be a safe titration schedule so I do not suffer withdrawal or serious rebound spams? I just had surgery ans the surgeon insists i get off of ...

What is Zoltrate 10?

Posted 19 Apr 2016 by Campbesd 1 answer

White long pill with a line down the middle on one side. Is this some generic pill for something? I can't seem to find anything online for this drug or drug manufacturer Neuro Vision..

About to start the Gilenya this week. very nervous?

Posted 27 Feb 2017 by lexi2014 1 answer

I was diagnosed last may of 2016. The day after new years 2017 I have an attack. I now have 27 new illusions on my brain. My neurologist suggests that I got on Gilenya. The doc and nurse is coming to my house this week to start me on it. I'm very nervous and scared. I have a 3 year old ...

Can donepezil be managed by a GP or is it recommended for a neurologist to supervise its use?

Posted 19 Feb 2017 by VVW 0 answers

My mother was given this med with very little explanation and was alone. She is now not herself. Doc said no contraindications. We don't know if there is an adjustment period or to take her off of it.

Is it normal to take 3,000mg of gabapentin? Or would another be better?

Posted 4 Jan 2017 by Luna moth 4 answers

Is it normal to take 3,000mg of gabapentin? I take 1,000mg 3 times a day for occipital neuralgia, migraines, and cervical dystonia; as prescribed by my Neurologist. It helps to a degree but it's not miraculous at alleviating the pain. I also take a cocktail of other medications for other ...

Is it safe to take 150 mg amitriptyline and 60 mg Cymbalta?

Posted 4 Feb 2017 by Older60 1 answer

My psychiatrist has me take 150mg of amitriptyline and now my neurologist wants me to take 60 mg Cymbalta for nerve pain. i had been told before that it isn't safe. Please help, I don't want the neurologist to think I don't trust him. He has helped me so much already with my ...

Neurosarcoidosis - Im scared who can offer help?

Posted 24 Jan 2017 by Magghe 0 answers

... I recently went blind in one eye suddenly and after extensive testing everything was negative or normal so they finally had me go to neurologist who saw spots on my mri and him and eye specialist suspected Sarcoidosis so off I went. Sarcoidosis dr wants to do biopsy and also thinks neuro ...

Norethindrone - Has taken this pill helped with migraine?

Posted 31 Dec 2016 by zemiak 1 answer

Hello- I have suffered from migraines for over 20 years. A few weeks ago I stopped taking the combined estrogen pill as it made migraines worse. Neurologist and ob/gyn thought progesterone- only might be the way to go. However, after 3 weeks and like clockwork- I started my period- and had ...

Elavil - help w first day reaction?

Posted 21 Dec 2016 by injera 1 answer

I've dealt w headaches and dizziness for several years w no root cause identified. My neurologist put me on 25mg of elavil which I took last night for the first time. Today I feel completely drained and my brain is kind of foggy. Not much appetite and while I went to work I def felt off all ...

Neurology - Chronic microvascular ischemia?

Posted 15 Dec 2016 by KateAF 1 answer

Impression from my CAT scan of brain: Lateral end third ventriculomegaly appear out of proportion to the sulcal size, suggesting the presence of hydrocephalus superimposed upon mild diffuse parenchymal volume loss. Alternatively, this may be related to central white matter loss. Further evaluation ...

Did Botox help with migraines?

Posted 3 Dec 2016 by Survivor22 1 answer

I suffer severe migraines from a TBI. My neurologist has tried me on so many medicines , Topamax, Depakote , verapamil, etc. Nothing has worked. So my last appointment with him he said all we can do now is Botox injection. I would like all the feedback I can to give me an idea of what to expect and ...

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