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Does Anyone Else Have A Problem With Nausea While Taking Predisone

Does Anyone Else Have A Problem With Nausea While Taking Predisone

I was recently diagnosed with RA and put on a 30 day regimen of prednisone. I am finding that I am nauseated after taking it. Does anyone else have this problem?

A myRAteam Member said:

Yes after my evening meal

posted over 3 years ago

Does Prednisone Increase Energy

Does Prednisone Increase Energy

?does prednisone cause insomnia?

A myRAteam Member said:

I'll keep you in my prayers take care. Love and hugs

posted 11 days ago

Prednisone

Prednisone

Why do people say get off Prednisone if it's the only thing that helps?

A myRAteam Member said:

I was one that had very little choice in meds in the early 90s not much was available. Took a lot of aspirin and Tylenol. Now there are lots of options.… read more

posted 3 months ago

Enbrel

Enbrel

I went to my rheumatologist today. I will be adding Enbrel to my treatment plan as soon as insurance approves. I am currently on methotrexate injections and prednisone. The goal is the get off prednisone when I start the Enbrel. Has anyone had any luck getting off prednisone? How long did it take?

A myRAteam Member said:

I have been on 10mg of Prednisone daily for over 22 years. Each time a Dr would lower my dosage to get me off Prednisone, I would end up in the… read more

posted 4 months ago

Has Anyone Been Diagnosed With " Steroidal Induced Type II Diabetes?

Has Anyone Been Diagnosed With " Steroidal Induced Type II Diabetes?

Prednisone was prescribed early on with my severe RA. After 2 years or so I learned more about side effects of STEROIDS. I weaned off it & I think was using Humira at the time. Over the next 18+ years, prednisone was the one drug that brought me out of some SEVERE situations.
July 6th, 2013 i developed high fever & a diabetic sore was discovered between two toes. I was hospitalized & treated as a diabetic. " steroidal induced type II… read more

A myRAteam Member said:

MikeOwens sorry to hear that. RA is a full time annoyance. Diabetes is like a curse added on.
Hang in there

posted 12 months ago

Prednisone

Prednisone

If you take prednisone does it leave a bitter taste in your mouth?

A myRAteam Member said:

The 20 mg. Peach ones are very bitter..yet the smaller white 20mg. Are not guess it depends on the manufacturers. But i have take at least 100 mg to get… read more

posted about 2 years ago

Prednisone

Prednisone

What symptoms can I expect now that I have started a prednisone taper? I am currently tapering down at 1g a month (10g was my starting point) I have been on prednisone since 2005. I am 61 yrs old, female and I was diagnosed with RA in 2005.

A myRAteam Member said:

I, too had been taking 10mg daily of prednisone for the past 21 years. Each time my doctor tried taking me off the prednisone my body would seize up and… read more

posted 4 months ago

Any One Else Unable To Take Prednisone?

Any One Else Unable To Take Prednisone?

I am unable to take prednisone, as it causes Cushings syndrome in me. I was wondering if there is anyone else unable to take prednisone for whatever reason? What had your doctor recommended instead?

A myRAteam Member said:

I couldn’t sleep, was jittery, I hate prednisone!

posted almost 2 years ago

Prednisone

Prednisone

A myRAteam Member said:

Made me laugh out loud. Very true, you feel great when you are on it, crap when weaning off and back to square one once off! Not worth the rollercoaster… read more

posted almost 2 years ago