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Treatment and cure for polymyalgia rheumatica

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Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

what is the treatment for polymyalgia rheumatic syndrome? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
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. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Suggested pain remedies for polymyalgia rheumatic View answer

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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.  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.  Vaibhav Gandhi MD

I was diagnosed with P M R some 4 years ago and responded to treatment with DELTACORTRIL and have been on this since. I have tried getting off this medication but failed. My G P informed me that I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Gaurav Prajapati MD

I am an 89 year old male diagnosed with Polymyalgia Rheumatica....I am experiencing severe muscle pain, depression and lack of sleep. I am currently taking 7 1/2 grams of Predisone, Plavix, Mag. one ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gaurav Prajapati ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Narender Saini MD

in the morning with another huge black area. Is there any treatment to mitigate this effect? ... 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

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Dr. Narender Saini MD

My mother is 80 y/o and has been diagnosed with polymylasia. She is currently taking 50mg of predisone. She called me and said she took her blood pressure and it read 178/80. She lives alone, should she go to the ER or... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Narender Saini ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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...