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  1. HRT and Cushing Syndrome?
    ... of Prednizone for 6 days or so. I took 5 days of Solu-medrol for MS exacerbations every 3 months in 2005 and to...

Drug Interactions / Side Effects board

  1. Decadrom = anxiety attack?
    ... very high amounts of Decadron, Prednisone, Medrol, Solu-Medrol etc after a few weeks I had to be placed in the hospital...

Arachnoiditis board

  1. What Questions Do I Ask A Pm Dr.
    ... spinal cord stimulator,factor being I have been on solu-medrol infusions for MS attacks and infection at this point...

  2. Hoping someone can help
    ... Especially since I have had multiple treatments of solu-medrol (steroids) infusions. I feel that my neurologist...

  3. Duttin- update?!
    ... my eyes are still giving me a fit. When they say solu-medrol is a 50-50 chance they are right when it comes to ... live with it.They shocked my system with 1500 mgs of solu-medrol ran it in 15 minutes and gave me quite a few of injections...
    ... stated that arachnoiditis is treated the same as MS, solu-medrol . I told him I was solu-medroled burnt out and my...
    ... white spites like our ms lesions,they treat it with solu-medrol and I said no thank you,my body needs a rest from...

Headaches & Migraines board

  1. Frustrated!!!!
    ... in the bag to hydrate me. Last week they gave me solu-medrol to help with the rebound headache and it actually...

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. No longer a Dilemma
    ... when they diagnosed me. Fortunately I haven't needed Solu-Medrol since the first time. Let's hope that something...

  2. Optic Neuritis - Gets better, then it gets worse
    ... of my major symptoms with my MS. I have been on solu-medrol , the 5 day treatment that Nikki has spoke of several...

  3. Your experiences?
    ... year. I have had two sets of 3 days of 1000MG IV Solu-Medrol . I am also on 600 MG of Neurontin (which is a low...

  4. Solu-Medrol Question
    ... each session. I hope it goes well for you! My Solu-Medrol Tool Box: Xanax-so I don't kill anyone, and I...
    ... each session. I hope it goes well for you! My Solu-Medrol Tool Box: Xanax-so I don't kill anyone, and I...

  5. No conclusion so far
    ... problems, and others. I have had three days of 1000 MG Solu-Medrol IV followed by 10 days of Prednisone tapering. So...
    ... lose hope in getting and keeping a job! About the Solu-Medrol : it doesn't work instantaneously. You didn't say when...
    ... april1848, thank you. I had my first treatment of Solu-Medrol last Wednesday/Thursday/Friday. The nurse said it...
    ... Exactly two weeks ago I had three days of 1000mg IV Solu-Medrol . I spoke with my normal doctor about my current symptoms...
    ... have an answer. I can't be much much help with the Solu-Medrol but what your doctor said about those sx not being...
    ... the symptoms you described are common with MS, not Solu-Medrol . Beary is absolutely right that Rebif has a great...
    ... little better too :) april1848. I suspected the Solu-Medrol wasn't to blame, I don't put too much faith in my...

  6. Ever have this symptom?
    ... That has happened about 4 times to me right after the solu-medrol steroids. About the pressure tunnel head and ears...

  7. anyone have similar MS experience?
    ... back from Utah and got the MS dx. After 3 days of Solu-medrol , I was almost 100% better and was climbing hard again ... Avonex a month ago as well. So I went back on the Solu-medrol for 5 days last week and it doesn't seem to be helping ... better again? Does it sometimes take a while for the Solu-medrol to work? I was so hopeful and optimistic after the...

  8. Steroids and weight gain?
    ... since April!) and then I remembered I had just been on Solu-Medrol , as well as being on it two years ago. I had...
    ... After my course of solu-medrol , I looked swollen. My weight fluctuates between 95...

  9. who i go from here
    ... i've been in limbo land since 2005. i've been on solu-medrol iv infusion 2 times monthly for the past year now...

  10. MRI results
    ... ve been in limbo land since 2005. i've been on solu-medrol iv infusion 2 times monthly for the past year now...

  11. Going in for IV steroids and LP this week...
    ... First of all, IV steroids, are 1000 mgs at a time of Solu-Medrol , which is a form of Prendisone...for some people,...

  12. MS walk while relapsing?
    ... nurse on her way here now to set up my IV for the solu-medrol . Usually once the steroid drip starts I take a nap...

  13. drinking alcohol w/MS
    ... t know the exact interactions between alcohol and solu-medrol , but I know that if I had drank during an infusion...

  14. Msnik
    ... print on my lab top.So it makes it easier. Started solu-medrol today,for 5 days if I don't get any better improvement...
    ... ON flair-ups in a short period of time. Plus the solu-medrol has played havoc with my sugar levels,not a good sign...

  15. optic neuritis
    ... with bilaterial optical neuritis. Currently on IV solu-medrol to try to clear it up,my last round of IV roids for...

  16. MS HUG / Spasticity?
    ... which many of us deal with. You mentioned you had solu-medrol shots. Did you mean infusions? Or were they really...

  17. One of those Days
    ... having a relapse and recommended another round of solu-medrol , but I said no. Steroids turn me into someone I don...
    ... having a relapse and recommended another round of solu-medrol , but I said no. Steroids turn me into someone I don...

  18. Glial veil in both eyes
    ... xperienced today. Steroids, yes, IV Steroids, specifically Solu-Medrol which is a derivative of Prendisone...same catagory...

  19. Travelling with Avonex
    ... the needles. Crazy, huh? I also take a script for solu-medrol wiyh me when I travel as well as a note from my Neuros ... on his letter head, a script saying ok to give me solu-medrol (IV Steroids) as well as my script for Rebif (right...

  20. Good Experience with MS Nurse
    ... I have yet to learn, I had little trouble with the Solu-Medrol but the Prednisone was too much! For the first time ... at the time that it was just for weaning me off the Solu-Medrol . She said I never have to take it again, and that...

  21. Question : treatments .....
    ... Required.unless They Were Talking About Putting You On Solu-medrol Infusions Thus In Some Cases Requiring A Hospital...

  22. Preventing Relapses at this time of year..
    ... go with me and we plan to shop some,I hope. The solu-medrol hasn't helped much with the ON,so I have come to the...
    ... gave me a beautiful mothers ring. Being on the solu-medrol made me very emotional and with the right hand not...

  23. Duttin- relapse?
    ... good Had an updated EMG/NCS Neuro won't run solu-medrol he's trying oral prednisone.Thats worthless its been...

  24. Diagnosis: Devics Syndrome(Form of MS or not?)
    ... TM, my doctor(not the same one) ordered 3 days of Solu-Medrol and 8 wks of Predisone. Solu-Medrol I will do again...

  25. Maybe Aussie bound
    ... things.. Ive also found that carrying a script for Solu-Medrol from my doctor as well as a letter about being under...

  26. Do I have to disclose MS to a new job?
    ... work, I came back with a shunt in my arm, to do my Solu-Medrol ! IT was all tucked up under a business suit, they...

  27. insurance won't approve ivig, now what?
    ... MSNik, I have been on solu-medrol for 9mts. now & it's not controlling the relapes....
    ... [QUOTE=agravy;3306508]MSNik, I have been on solu-medrol for 9mts. now & it's not controlling the relapes....

  28. Duttin- I made it, or did I?
    ... days was way out of line.He said running 1500 mgs of solu-medrol at my weight was wrong.It was to much of a shock to...
    ... last attack was handled , he stated that 1500mgs of solu-medrol in an hour time was way to much and he was surprised...

  29. Anyone know of good dr. to see in Omaha or Lincoln?
    ... diagnosed spinal myoclonus. I was given 5 days of IV solu-medrol back then because the neuro at Mayo's thought I possibly...

  30. New to this topic, possible dx for MS
    ... medications to get you thru the hurdles and rough times (IV Solu-Medrol usually does it). In between, youll have plenty of...

  31. demylenitating disease, unspecified
    ... says this is what i have. i go 2 days a month for iv solu-medrol infusions that were working really well in the begining...
    ... ivig & then the folowing ones he will do the ivig & solu-medrol together. right now i am waiting on paper work approval...

  32. Helricha :on the subject of steroids..
    ... simply a lower dose of the same thing which is in Solu-Medrol . Achtar Gel is a differnt steroid altogether, but ... was the only thing available before Solu-Medrol became available....solumedrol is relatively cheap...

  33. Ms Relapses
    ... simply a lower dose of the same thing which is in Solu-Medrol . Achtar Gel is a differnt steroid altogether, but ... was the only thing available before Solu-Medrol became available....solumedrol is relatively cheap...
    ... a taper down.In the past my neuro had done a 5 day solu-medrol and a 40 day taper down.Insomnia set in and my sugar...

  34. worst attack so far
    ... take the edge off the spasticity pain and started solu-medrol treatments. They can only give them to me at 500mg...
    ... take the edge off the spasticity pain and started solu-medrol treatments. They can only give them to me at 500mg...
    ... but his treating tactics scare me. The 3 days of solu-medrol infusions were done at 1500 mgs instead of the usual ... because I'm bored and I am definately not a fan of solu-medrol .I waited it out as long as I could stand it. Girl...

  35. thanks guys!!! irishlad
    ... I also carry with me an undated prescription for solu-medrol , just in case I feel that a relapse is imminent. ...

  36. Lots of issues
    ... He immediately started the 4 day treatment with solu-medrol . This in itself made me very sick. I had no energy ... wanted to lay in bed all day long. I finished the solu-medrol last Thursday and have had not even the slightest ... This is the second time in a year I have done the solu-medrol . The first did not seem to affect me the way this ... now in the afternoon, and I'm just hoping it's the solu-medrol , and will disappear in a few weeks. At times I...
    ... pack? Some do, some dont...I know that when I do the solu-medrol , followed by the dose pack, I dont feel quite as bad ... mmediately afterwards...but I also know that sometimes, the solu-medrol just doesnt work. Sometimes you wait too long to start...
    ... this has just gotten worse. I did nothing but the solu-medrol , no tapering off or anything. I'm thinking that along ... Avonex I take on Friday's and then the 4 day's of solu-medrol , and the contrast it just blasted my system. I think...
    ... offer,but in march I done real well with the 5 day solu-medrol ,they done it 4 times a day at 250mgs.I felt great ... down. Now in June I really had a hard time after solu-medrol 5 day infusion,this time it was 2 times a day for...
    ... now in the afternoon, and I'm just hoping it's the solu-medrol , and will disappear in a few weeks. At times I...

  37. neuro visit
    ... effective at curbing my symptoms. I've been on 5 day solu-medrol infusions twice since march then a 40 day taper down...

  38. Msnik
    ... pain meds for 60 days and I have to do the 5 days of solu-medrol with a taper down before hand. I see him in 2 weeks...
    ... to make them. I'm gonna give in and do the last solu-medrol treatment,but oh,the make me meaner than a junk yard...

  39. Is this MS?!? Please help...
    ... opthmologist, said I had Optical Neuritis, did 3 days Solu-Medrol IV, and everything returned to normal" "Last two...

  40. Help, new to board
    ... are available to help you thru them, in the form of Solu-Medrol , a IV streroid. There is something you should start...

  41. Whats next?
    ... that you are getting infusions...is that steroids? Solu-medrol ? And you also mention you are on steriods....being...

  42. Travelling with MS
    ... that. I also had him give me a NON DATED script for Solu-Medrol injections for 5 days, in case I did relapse. I didnt ... had a relapse and showed up with my script for the solu-medrol (IV steroids). I couldnt believe it but they didnt...

  43. Seizure/Hospitalization/Diagnosis
    ... away for awhile - hospitalized for 5 days for the Solu-Medrol IV drip, but prior to that was new to this board ... indeed have MS, hospitalized me for 5 days with the Solu-Medrol IV therapy, ordered a lumbar puncture (for additional...
    ... fortunately for me, the 5 day hospitalization with the Solu-Medrol treatment worked wonders. I actually walked down...
    ... fortunately for me, the 5 day hospitalization with the Solu-Medrol treatment worked wonders. I actually walked down...
    ... fortunately for me, the 5 day hospitalization with the Solu-Medrol treatment worked wonders. I actually walked down...

  44. on average how long does a relapse last ?
    ... hospital for 5 days has not left.I done 5 days of solu-medrol IV infusions and had another round in June. With...

  45. Docters what the heck is with them?
    ... still use decadron IV infusion therapy and others use solu-medrol . Yes,Scott you'd think these DRs would be on the...
    ... is what your wife experienced. I had the 5 day solu-medrol infusion and the oral taper down and my neuro had...

  46. Battling Fatigue
    ... test was slightly elevated but I had just finished solu-medrol and it will cause liver function test to be elevated...

  47. Nuero visit/ steriod drip
    ... take her seriously. IV steroid infusions,they use solu-medrol .You can search the net and it will give you the list ... of side effects.I have done 2 rounds of solu-medrol 1000mgs per day for 5 days.Then Neuro always does...

  48. NEED ANSWERS - DEVICS vs. MS
    ... lesions of the brain. Ussual coarse of treatment is solu-medrol 1000 mgs per day for 5 days, another coaurse is plasma...

  49. Diagnosed with MS 7-17-07
    ... March I've had 2 major attacks and have had to use solu-medrol . You have both come to the right place for support...

  50. Neuro appt tomorrow
    ... s painful. I still say it was brought on by the solu-medrol infusions.2 major attacks in less than 3 months.2...
    ... has sat in from last attack.I honestly think it was solu-medrol induced.To many steroids since March 12th. There...

  51. Shouting out to Rebif users
    ... have seen no added benifits from this last round of solu-medrol and its been a month. My physical therapist is...
    ... just zapped my leg muscles. When I was researching solu-medrol side effects,the second side effect was rapid muscle...
    ... crampy legs.Mine have not seemed to rest since the solu-medrol infusions.They buzz and tingle constantly. I don...

  52. How much do you tell your Neuro?
    ... admitted to the hospital back in march,scheduled for solu-medrol infusion because of an attack,my hubby dropped me...

  53. First Rebif Shot
    ... a major relapse and just finished another round of solu-medrol and now the prednisone.But I've had a lot dealt to...

  54. Topical relief??
    ... tell them to move.I had the same problem with the solu-medrol in March.but not this bad. I'm also on a 5 week...
    ... any DR for the next year to let them know about the solu-medrol and prednisone. I feel bad for your hands and your...
    ... Jenna, My kids think I'm psyco right now. 2 solu-medrol treatments in 2 and half months and another 28 days...

  55. New MS diagnosis
    ... diagnosis so fast. The very next day I was on IV solu-medrol and am now tapering off on PO meds. I'm starting...

  56. avonex and copaxone study
    ... on the steroids. I have decided that in the future, solu-medrol will be the way to go, IV wise, not this achtar gel...

  57. Nuffs..
    ... than usual,I have throwed up all day.Just from the solu-medrol with drawl.Plus I'm shaky,winny,and very emotional...
    ... my legs. My home health nurse did bring info on solu-medrol and one side effect of it was muscle pain,and spasms...
    ... awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I didn't do well after the last solu-medrol in march.It kicks my butt then rebuilds me.My neuro...
    ... an MS attack.My neuro now things that the 500mgs of solu-medrol was to much at one time,plus he also stated that the...
    ... I was behaved today. I had to explain that the solu-medrol helps but doesn't always help a bad relapse,maybe...
    ... lower the inflamation level. I have found with the solu-medrol that I get extreme pain,especially in my legs.I know...

  58. new to the board
    ... relapses,hospitalized in march and now presently on Solu-medrol Infusions at home.This is not typical,but my MS has...

  59. remember when, Part 2
    ... your legs, too. Im sorry you have such issues with Solu-Medrol . Other than that, are you feeling any better at all...
    ... family time is important. For some odd reason that solu-medrol effects my legs,but the vision is good for a change...
    ... moved tomorrow,it hurt so bad tonight when running the solu-medrol I was in tears and now my hand and fingers are swollen...
    ... You make me laugh!!!! I needed that cause the solu-medrol has just completly sucked the life out of me and my...

  60. Anybody remember when?
    ... I'd love to go to sleep but they have me on Solu-medrol twice a day for 5 days.I don't know whats worse fatigue...

  61. Steroids questions
    ... I'm currently on solu-medrol treatment now.5 day infusion.I agree I am not a favorite ... steroids are short term vs long term use.When I'm on solu-medrol and prednisone my insulin levels do sky rocket. ...

  62. Starting Tysabri Tomorrow!
    ... to start on Monday. Ive had very little luck with Solu-Medrol , so they are trying a new one, Achtar Gel on me. Its...

  63. My Day To VENT
    ... thing i went to the grocery store yesterday. The solu-medrol makes my legs weak for some odd reason. I hope ... nurse called my GP and he is not thrilled about the solu-medrol ,starters that sore from that injection site was just...
    ... coming off them, without tapering. I never tapered on Solu-Medrol , I never even did a dose pack afterwards. Straight...
    ... timulation didn't effect my MS.So that impressed me. The solu-medrol infusions are going well.If I could get my sugar levels...
    ... and he'll get new meds shipped. I swear that the solu-medrol goes right to my legs,boy are they weak and unbalanced...
    ... My legs are killing me today,I swear with the solu-medrol it sucks the life out of my legs.I have taken vicodin...

  64. Acthar Gel- Steroid
    ... to find out exactly how this is different than the Solu-Medrol IV which I have had several times, I decided to just ... you tell me about this drug? How does it compare to Solu-Medrol IV's and would you do it again? Can you warn me of...

  65. shakey after lifting
    ... in March because of a nasty attack in my legs used solu-medrol IV therapy,currently on a 5 day at home solu-medrol...

  66. An update for Mitox infushion #2
    ... and tired. Im thinking I might do another round of Solu-Medrol , and I want to investigate the injectable steroid...

  67. Msnik
    ... partial vision in my eyes today.I declined.They do the solu-medrol in my home.They are to call tomorrow about when they...

  68. Foot pain - this seems stupid!
    ... admitt me the hospital,but I refused .they can do the solu-medrol treatments at my home. He told me to stay off my...

  69. Dealing with stupid people
    ... Then neuro's office had lost the paper work for the solu-medrol treatments.So thats on hold for now. I know its...


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