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Sarcoidosis and prednisone

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Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

I'm taking prednisone , (was 60mg, now 10) for lung sarcoidosis . my blood pressure has risen to 148/100 @ resting. Should I be see a doctor? I'm having a difficult time sleeping or resting because ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Indranil Ghosh MD

on Plaquenil and intermittent low dose prednisone. Dx and surg for HER + breast cancer 2014. Severe Sepsis one ... finished chemo and started Arimidex. Dec 30 dx with sarcoidosis. Could any of these episodes... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indranil Ghosh ( Oncologist)
Dr. Erion Spaho MD

refer this out. I am a 50 year old white male with Sarcoidosis (biopsy lymph gland in chest -medianoscopy- in 1997. While I tested positive I have NEVER presented as a standard sarcoidosis case. NO cough ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( Neurologist)
Dr. Stephen Christensen MD

/BSO, iron infusions and transfusions. History of sarcoidosis , Sjogren's syndrome, GERD, narcolepsy . Current medications are 20 mg Prednisone every other day, 30 mg Prevacid daily and 200 mg Provigil ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Stephen Christensen ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Rogers Nditanchou MD

WHAT IS THE BEST TREATMENT FOR SARCOIDOSIS? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rogers Nditanchou ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

I have been diagnosed with Sarcoidosis. Was on 3 Prednisone a day. Started weaning myself off them. Symptoms have returned like gang busters. My energy, balance,strength and eyesight off the charts ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

Please the doctor says I have sarcoidosis of the skin. she fist started treatment with celestamime ... effects.She sstopped the prednisone. What should I do? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Yagnesh N.Purohit MD

My 32 y/o grandson has been dx. With sarcoidosis after suffering for some months with high fever ... is starting prednisone today. I m concerned about prognosis. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Yagnesh N.Purohit ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Riyanka Chail MD

Hi, I am a 56 Year old female with pulmonary sarcoidosis, it is stage 3 and I am disabled..c I have ... on Prednisone. A diminishing dose. I keep coughing., and I am unable to rest. My throat and lungs really... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Riyanka Chail ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

my nephew(a 40 year old in good health until now) has been diagnosed with sarcoidosis he was treated with predizone but treatment has not been successful. his symptoms have continued.Are there other ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

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Dr.  Pradeep Kumar MD

Dr. John Muir, MD at Fernandina Beach in Toronto is a Pulmonologist.

Niraj Modi MD

Visit your neuro physician and take needed treatment along with medication. At home you can do hot and cold fomentation as well can also visit physiotherapist for pain management suggestion. But your long term relief will...

Dr.   Srikanth Reddy MD

Hello Sarcoidosis can lead to this kind of symtom along with dyspnoe. Als one needs to rule out depression and that may also cooccur with sarcoidosis. Hope that helps Dr. Srikanth