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Prednisone & MCTD

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people. Oh yes prednisone does cause weight gain. I lost...
" Have you joined the MCTD board. Lots of info ...super people. Oh yes prednisone does cause weight gain. I lost ...I came off it. MCTD is pretty much treated the same as Lupus... "

months of being on prednisone and having shortness of...
" ...anyone been diagnosed with Mixed Connective Tissue Disease? If so, could you ...several months of being on prednisone and having shortness of breath. I have also recently developed muscle... "

who is an MD. I was on prednisone at one point and was over...
" ...was encouraged to read your post. I too have MCTD. I understand your pain and symptoms. I have been on the diet ...is an MD. I was on prednisone at one point and was... "

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factors, previous use of prednisone being one of...
" ...mentioned that you have had to take prednisone for MCTD - is that \"Mixed Connective Tissue Disease?\" What has caused your hip ...some attributable factors, previous use of prednisone being ... "

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). I took prednisone daily for years, and periodically...
" ...of time. 20 years ago I was diagnosed with MCTD (a few years later, Lupus ). I took prednisone daily for years, and ...the side effects of prednisone. Short term, steroids are... "

about being vain because of the prednisone I am sure...
" Welcome Heartsong! I also have MCTD this is a great place to be. I have ...doctors are difficult or don't listen. about being vain because of the prednisone I am sure most of us had those thoughts... "

and support! I have MCTD and the doctor treats...
" ...encouragement and support! I have MCTD and the doctor treats it just like Lupus. I take Plaquenil, Methotrexate, Folic Acid, Prednisone, Mobic. Just to name a few. I believe that MCTD is a mix ... "

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takes awhile. Also, started prednisone for leg pain that...
" ...it only took seven years to get a formal diagnosis of Mixed Connective Tissue Disease. My rheumatologist finally committed ...it takes awhile. Also, started prednisone for leg pain that won't ... "

year. I have been on Prednisone, Placquenil and Imuran and...
" ...you found us! I have UCTD with interstitial lung disease, I don't have enough symptoms to be classified MCTD. My lungs have been stable ...year. I have been on Prednisone, Placquenil and Imur... "

I have taken the Pred/Emuran combo and it has really helped...
" Grace, I have Pulmonary Fibrosis related to Mixed Connective Tissue Disease (which is different from IPF). I have taken the Pred/Emuran combo and it has really helped. Phosomax was added to... "

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