Prednisolone for Polymyalgia rheumatica treatment

We have 513 consumer reports for treatment of Polymyalgia rheumatica with Prednisolone. Polymyalgia rheumatica used in 3% of cases.

Patients statistics on Polymyalgia rheumatica for Prednisolone


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Prednisolone Circle Diagram 13 consumers of 513 reported about Polymyalgia rheumatica

  1. James P. Farnsworth says:
    4.0 rating

    Prednisolone for Polymyalgia rheumatica

    First diagnosis of polymyalgia in October 2014. After the diagnosis in the evening a dose of 25mg prednisolone. The next morning already a completely better condition, hardly any pain in the entire muscle and joint area. A new attitude to life. Dose was reduced by 2.5mg every 4 weeks with monthly blood control, especially CRP value, initially at & gt; 65mg / l, after 3 days already at & lt; 50mg / L, after 30 days CRP at & lt; 5mg / l. After 2 days hoarseness raged, which has not completely disappeared even when reduced to a maintenance dose of 7.5 mg. Renewed thrust in the NOV. 2015 with severe pain throughout the body and flu feeling despite a maintenance dose of 7.5mg. High dose, 50mg, for pain control. Positive effect within 24 hours.

    Side effects: Hoarseness
  2. Chelsea F. Phillips says:
    3.5 rating

    Prednisolone for Polymyalgia rheumatica

    Feeling of weakness in general until the afternoon, especially in the hands and legs. Weight gain 6 kg. Nocturnal sweating, as well as in all light sports activities (back training, walking). Thyroid problems, difficulty breathing, skin rashes, circulatory problems, constant malaise and susceptibility to influenza. Infection.