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Polymyalgia rheumatica fatigue

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Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

I am a 61 year old female diagnosed with polymyalgia rheumatica about 6 months ago. I'm on prednisone , 20mg, once daily. While I am still having pain and extreme fatigue , my concern is the swelling ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

for the past 1 1/2 years+. I am also suffering with fatigue and I have a CPAP at night due to not getting ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr. Shiva Kumar R MD

. The latest doctor suspects it may be Polymyalgia Rheumatica . However, I don't have any pain in my shoulders ..., but physically draining and interferes with daily functioning. When this leg fatigue... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shiva Kumar R ( Neurologist)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

What are my symptoms and treatment for poly myalgia rheumatica? I am diabetic and concerned about my A-1 View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

I was diagnosed with PMR Early December 2014 and was on 20 mg predisone for 1 month- then 10 mg for two weeks now take 5mg every other day, How soon can I completely come off Prednisone assuming symptons do not recur. I do... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)

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Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

of bi-lat arm weakness/fatigue - and bi-lat leg weakness/fatigue - not always at the same time ... related joint aches and pains. Could this weakness / fatigue be related to the PMR ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Nazma.amman MD

I was initially diagnosed with polymyalgia rheumatica. Went through prednisone treatment for 6 mos ... back very tight. Very fatigued also and problems sleeping.What are some possibilities and who... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nazma.amman ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal MD

several blood tests and told my husband that he had polymyalgia rheumatica. I believe that the Effexor has caused the polymyalgia rheumatica. Are there any cases like this that have been... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Antoneta Zotaj MD

my sister, was diagnosed with rheumatoid polymyalgia 5 years ago, now her sed rate is at 76, she have been complaining of fatigue, naueas, sudden weight loss, she is not eating because of nauseas. EGD ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Antoneta Zotaj ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. ARUNESH UPADHYAY MD

Hi. I was diagnosed with POLY MYALGIA RHEUMATICA. My Dr. started me on 100mg of Prednisone, decreasing by 5mg, each week, until to pain returns. I got down to 75mg and the pain was, back. I increased to 80 and so far, so... View answer

Answered by : Dr. ARUNESH UPADHYAY ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.   S. Samanta MD

hi! polymyalgia rheumatica is a rheumatic/orthopedic/nerve problem; it is generally treated symptomatically and sometimes may resolve itself; hope this guides you!

Dr.   Luchuo Engelbert Bain MD

Hi and thanks for the query, You need to consult a neurologist I suppose. generalized body aches could imply a rheumatologic disease of an infection. systemic diseases or vasculitis, polymyalgia rheumatica...

Dr.  Nishad BN MD

Hi Musle pain can be caused by so many conditions like Polymyalgia rheumatica Polymyositis.dermatomyositis. Even low vitamin D can cause.take vitamin D 60000U weekly.Vitamin D in the form of injection can...