Originally Posted by Lorik
I was diagnosed by a dermatologist last year after going in with sores on my head. I had many lupus symptoms but family practice doc just wanted to put me on Prozac ! The dermatologist did biopsy and lab work. Called a week later and said I do have lupus and my labs show early stage kidney failure !
Went to rheumy and was put on placquinil and steroids.
I called the doctors office last week about a flair ( exhausted,malar,joint pain,itching). The PA said that the placquinil would take
Having a good day today. Doing some spring cleaning. Going to have a little fight with Cheddar Cat Stewart to get his revolution on him to keep him parasite free. Do his box. I took the recycling out to the bin and lupie me almost put it in the wrong bin. Glad I didn't, would have stressed me out to much to get it out. When I have good days I have grandiose ideas about what I'm going to get done the next day. But when the next day comes I'm sick again.
Originally Posted by FedUp
I am a 33 y/o man serving in the army. I have been experiencing very intence joint pains for quite some time now, along with many other symptoms. It is a dull but constant burning pain that is also now starting to effect my entire body. I do have a family history of Lupus. My other symptoms include, but not limited to; Fatigue, GERD, feelings of weakness, poor memory, ADHD, persistent sores in nostrils, chronic sinus congestion, inability to concentrate. Most pain meds, prescribed or OTC, seem to
this is my first time on this forum. I will open up with my concern. Is anyone taking tramodol. I have been taking it for sometime. It is a muscle relaxer. I've had a hip replacement in 2006 because the prednisone deteriorated my bones. I also stated having restless syndrome. It also helps me sleep. It was frustrated my wife because i would jerk when I'm sleep. It solved that problem. The problem I have now is I fall asleep any where and at any point. Even while driving. Ive had to determine if