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Prednisone and 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... "

onths of being on prednisone and having shortness of b...
" Has anyone been diagnosed with Mixed Connective Tissue Disease? If so, could you share ...after 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...
" ...your post. I too have MCTD. I understand your pain and symptoms. I have ...from my brother who is an MD. I was on prednisone at one point and was over medicated. I will... "

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

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

bout being vain because of the prednisone I am sure m...
" 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.... "

d support!I have MCTD and the doctor treats it j...
" ...for 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... "

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

worried, because I was on predinsone, and had been, for...
" ...already worried, because I was on predinsone, and had been, for quite ...they blamed it on the prednisone- long term use weakens the ...(Does not make sense... I was put on prednisone FOR treatment of my... "

ar. I have been on Prednisone, Placquenil and Imuran and no...
" ...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 ...a year. I have been on Prednisone, Placquenil and Imuran and... "

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