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Polymyalgia rheumatica rash

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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. Shruti Rijhwani MD

Thanks. We think my husbabd has polymyalgia rheumatica , we are waiting to see a rheumatologist in 2 weeks time. His symptoms are severe and I am worried that his body is getting damaged as treatment ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Suggested pain remedies for polymyalgia rheumatic View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
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)
Dr.  Ralf Von Seckendorff MD

Dr Ralf Von Seckendorff. they have diagnosed me with some thng called Rheumetrcia View answer

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Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

I have polymyalgia rheumatica. Prednisone has relieved the symptoms, and after a year and a half I ... of a rash. I remember the rash started before I was diagnosed. It went away until a month... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)
Dr. Xiaomin Pan MD

Hi I have recently been diagnosed with polymyalgia Rheumatica. Have had the disease for about 26 years but it has become so bad by June I was almost crippled. Prescribed prednisone but side effects ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Xiaomin Pan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Narender Saini MD

I have recently been on prednisone for polymyalgia rheumetica. An effect has been that my arms have the appearance of a soli black bruise. This is not caused by bumping into anything, sometimes I wake up in the morning... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Narender Saini ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

Hi. I m a 65 year old female. I have polymyalgia rheumatic. I suffered for three months before I saw a doctor. I thought it was arthuris and there wasn t any thing I could do. I take 30 mg per day. It s been increased to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Olgeta Xhufka MD

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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olgeta Xhufka ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

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...