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Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 01-05-2012, 02:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,009
Posted By giamarie12
Re: Dry eye inflamation

Hi, Oh how I know how great steroids are. Have been on them for 2 years now, orally. I can't give you a firm answer as it seems you have seen some pretty Top Docs in the country. Try calling Wills...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 01-05-2012, 02:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 949
Posted By giamarie12
Re: tear duct plugs

Sorry, never had them. I just use drops. Good luck. Might want to get a second opinion though about the problems you are experiencing. Maybe this is common or maybe it is not common.
Dolores
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 01-05-2012, 01:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,023
Posted By giamarie12
Re: Any advice about Sjogrens and surgery?

Did some reading on this before. You are to tell all doctors you have Sjogrens, the anasthesiologist will add something to it that will keep you moist. Everyone should know that is involved in your...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 01-05-2012, 01:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,181
Posted By giamarie12
Re: A 'girlie' question (TMI and about a sensitive topic)

Absolutely. Positively. I got it. Lost interest in it. If your interested try KY. It might help. I had too many problems with having sex. UTI's; bleeding, pain. Not worth the time or trouble...
Board: Back Problems 01-05-2012, 01:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 895
Posted By giamarie12
Re: I need opinions!

:angel:Hi Popica:
Dolores again. Neuropathy, Spinal problems? Oh boy, it does sound familiar. Are you missing subtle symptoms that you think are not important? I did that. Just a host of weird,...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 01-05-2012, 12:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,828
Posted By giamarie12
Re: sjogrens syndrome/very frightened.

Sorry, It took so long to get back to you. Are you in luck! I miss Philly best darn place on earth. Lived there for a total of 51 years. Oh, my roots. Wish I was there. Anyway, I had, yes had,...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 12-21-2011, 10:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,833
Posted By giamarie12
Re: finally positive blood work-medication?

Wow! It sounds like what I went through. I just weaned off steroids after 2-1/2 years. I was lucky enough to have had a doc that believed in me and that was not easy. I am now on Plauquenil for...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 12-21-2011, 10:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,204
Posted By giamarie12
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 12-20-2011, 02:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,639
Posted By giamarie12
Re: Sjogren's? What do you think?

Me again, (Dolores). Have they done a C-Reactive Protein blood test. It won't tell you what disease process you have but it will tell that you have inflammation in your body. I had a high...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 12-20-2011, 02:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,749
Posted By giamarie12
Re: Plaquenil Anyone?

Fabulous Post. I was just perusing my email and read yours on the site. Great info. I am newly diagnosed after I think for forever and I am now on Plaq and called my doc to put me back on...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 12-20-2011, 02:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,488
Posted By giamarie12
Re: sjogrens syndrome

Dear Cujosmom:
Love the name. Stephen King fan I suppose. Great writer. Wow, I thought I went through h--- and back! Yours takes the cake. I have gotten a couple responses that were quite...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 12-20-2011, 01:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,828
Posted By giamarie12
Re: sjogrens syndrome/very frightened.

Thank you so much for your reply. You made me smile and have given me much hope. I thank you for your knowledge and encouragement. It seems since I moved from Philadelphia that I am in an area...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 12-18-2011, 01:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,488
Posted By giamarie12
Re: sjogrens syndrome

While everyone is different and understand this is not just an annoying dry eye, dry mouth thing. Hopefully, this will be this way for you and I hope and pray. I was recently diagnosed but I feel...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 12-18-2011, 01:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,488
Posted By giamarie12
Re: sjogrens syndrome

You have a spectacular attitude. My fatigue is like I have been over by a monster truck or I am dead and they just refuse to bury me. I have fought like heck to ignore, find a diagnosis and now my...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 12-18-2011, 01:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,828
Posted By giamarie12
sjogrens syndrome/very frightened.

Hi Everyone:
Well, I am not doing to well. I recently had a diagnosis of Sjogrens after years of not knowing these strange symptoms affecting all parts of my body. Doctors suspected Lupus for...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 12-09-2011, 08:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,639
Posted By giamarie12
Re: Sjogren's? What do you think?

Sounds very familiar. You are in the diagnosis Merry Go Round. The more doctors involved the absolute worse it gets. Too many ego's and opinions to deal with. This is a tricky disease like MS or...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 12-09-2011, 08:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,145
Posted By giamarie12
Plaquenil Nightmare Anyone?

Hi Everyone:
Yesterday I was finally diagnosed with Sjogren's. I was actually thrilled they put a name to this decades long mystery. I just don't have severe dryness, but at one point I did. I...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 12-08-2011, 04:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 21,582
Posted By giamarie12
Re: positive ANA and antiSSB - no symptoms of Sjogren's

I am new here and your post has a familiar ring to my life. Tough is nt it. I was finally diagnosed today. (12/8/2011) I have been called lazy, and my former branch manager called me a loser eight...
Board: Thyroid Disorders 12-08-2011, 03:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 868
Posted By giamarie12
Re: anyone else have Sjögren's syndrome

I am newly diagnosed, finally with Sjogrens. In reading research regarding this disease I found it ironic that so many people have concurrent thyroid disorders. I have Hashimotos Thyroiditis or...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 12-08-2011, 03:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,749
Posted By giamarie12
Re: Plaquenil Anyone?

I researched plaquenil thoroughly and quite the contrary as it may cause weight loss. Although, eye problems are probably a significant possibility after long term use. I just started this drug and...
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