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    So he did put me on Plaq. with a 5mg boost of...

    So he did put me on Plaq. with a 5mg boost of Pred. for two months. I am trying whatever makes me feel better. The Pred does make me feel better but the side effects were driving me crazy. Thanks...
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    I hope that everything went well with you and...

    I hope that everything went well with you and that you have a wonderful day. Always remember, Psalms 55:22.
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    No i have never taken anything but the predisone....

    No i have never taken anything but the predisone. Is there a chemo treatment that you know of?
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    Instead of Predisone

    i was wondering if there is any other treatment instead of predisone? i am off of it at this moment but i will be going to the doctor friday because of swelling in my knees, hands and wrist. I...
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    I have been on prednisone off and on for almost a...

    I have been on prednisone off and on for almost a year. the only negative thing has been is that my hair is now very thin. At one point, my face was somewhat broken out but nothing major. I am...
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    New Medication????

    I know that many of us are in various Lupus groups and read various magazines. I received a booklet called the lupus newslink and it had an article regarding Milnacipran, that is a promising...
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    I am 42 and was diagnosed with SLE around three...

    I am 42 and was diagnosed with SLE around three months ago. I do realize that there is no cure to the disease; however, we can die anytime. That is not a concern of mine. I live each day like it...
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    I am so sorry to hear that your feeling down. ...

    I am so sorry to hear that your feeling down. This is just a suggestion. Maybe you should consider not going to the party. If you do not feel it or think that you do not look how you want, do not...
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    My hair which is normally healthy and grows very...

    My hair which is normally healthy and grows very rapid, since beginning prednasone is not the same. Over the weekend i got a hair cut and it looks nice. i have about one and a half inches on the...
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    I have one question, are you still on the meds or...

    I have one question, are you still on the meds or did he take you off?
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    Need Advise......

    Hello Everyone. I wish that the sun is shining in everyone's life on this day. Yesterday, my knees began to ache. This seems to happen everytime the Dr. changes my prednasone dosage. He changed...
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    Effexor

    I have been taking Effexor and have been fine. I have not noticed any thing but vivid dreams. Maybe you can try Paxil! I hope that you find something that will help you.
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    No Weight Gain

    When i first began taking prednazone, i took 100 mg for 16 days, then was off for 3 days and had to go right back on. 10 mg for 3 weeks, now 7.5 currently. I have not gained a pound to speak of. I...
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    Thank You

    Thank you all very much for the words of encouragement and comfort. It has been a different experience with each day, however, with support from family and friends (online as well), things do not...
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    Newby from Michigan

    I was recently diagnosed around two months ago. I am 41, married and the mother of 2. Leading up to my diagnosis I was in terrible pain and agony. I was walking with a cane and only able to make...
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