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Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

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How can myasthenia gravis be treated?

I was diagnose with myasthenia gravis 15yrs ago. I ve been taking mestinon and prednisone ever since. Aside from occasional decrease in sexual drive I want to know if these medication or disorder can in any way eventually affect penal size regarding shrinkage over time.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018
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Hello and Welcome to ' Ask a doctor ' service .
I have read your query and here is my answer .
As you are already taking pyridostigmine and prednisolone , so treatment is going well .Now your penis will not shrink in size .Donot worry .It has no such side effect .
I hope I have solved your query .
Let me know if I can assist you further in this query .
With Regards , Dr Varinder Joshi .
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