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Is Prednisolone Advisable For Polymyalgia Rheumatica?

I have a diagnosis of polymyalgia and I am taking 5mgs of prednisolone daily. My esr is within normal limits. I get really cols sweats on and off during the day and cramps in my lower legs at night and my lower legs feel cold but are warm to the touch. Can you help Margaret
Tue, 14 Nov 2017
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This is the typical treatment of polymyalgia rheumatica prednisolone. Symptomes will improve in 48 hours.
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Is Prednisolone Advisable For Polymyalgia Rheumatica?

This is the typical treatment of polymyalgia rheumatica prednisolone. Symptomes will improve in 48 hours.