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Prednisone and Leg Weakness

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make me more weak. The prednisone started to work within 2...
" I had to start Pred just before the holidays ...weakness and stress/illness make me more weak. The prednisone started to work within 2 days and ...tapered off completely, I feel the weakness in my legs only... "

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taking 20MG of Prednisone for the past 6 months with good...
" ...it should be due to leg weakness.  My rheumatologist says it is polymyalgia rheumatica and is treated with daily Prednisone tablets.  I've been taking 20MG of Prednisone for the past 6 months with... "

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is a flare. I'm on 40 mg of prednisone for about 4 days...
" ...applied stereoids irrigation for dry mouth, but I have salivary glands under attack from a recent flare, ...this is a flare. I'm on 40 mg of prednisone for about 4 days now ...except for me, I have severe... "

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also was on up to 80mg Prednisone for a while but co...
" ...your own. I also was on up to 80mg Prednisone for a while but couldn't tolerate it so we stopped. I had weakness in my legs to the point of almost collapsing and terrible electrical... "

yet. Currently on prednisone wondering if I shouldn't...
" ...I believe its from the weakness in my legs. Some mornings I get up ...haven't hit remission yet. Currently on prednisone wondering if I shouldn't go back on IVIG. Prednisone isn't holding things off like... "

I'm doing so much better on just 5mg daily. It's amazing...
" ...Most recently I was slowly weaned off of prednisone (about 2 1/2 mg ...decided to restart the pred at a low dose (with my neuro's OK). I'm doing so much better on just 5mg daily. It's amazing to me... "

ery weak. I am on 40 mg of prednisone just to be able to g...
" ...sign of myositis? I have extreme weakness in my legs (especially my thighs). It has ...and very weak. I am on 40 mg of prednisone just to be able to ...and so on. Can anyone shed some light? I am so confused... "

weakness and the prednisone makes me gain as well. I know...
" ...chocolate and alcohol too often. I also can't exercise (lower body) because of leg weakness and the prednisone makes me gain as well. I know these are excuses but I really don't know... "

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replying Nighthawk, I took the prednisone for 5 day course...
" ...for replying Nighthawk, I took the prednisone for 5 day course only for my facial neuritis and that was the ...this symptoms specially with my leg weakness with pain including my two... "

any info. i would stop the pred, but when i take...
" ...while walking i can feel weakness in my legs and what i call ...appreciate any info. i would stop the pred, but when i take ...has anyone else gotten diabetes from pred. thanks for any info.... "

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