I got my new liver on 2/27/12 and then complications. Four surgeries in all. Now I was back in hospital last week and two weeks prior to that with pneumonia. I lost so much weight,I look like a…Continue
I had the same panic and once tachycardia problems pretransplant due to prednisone and they put me on valium am and pm and a xanax in the middle of the day as I had already been taking that. The lower the dose the better it gets. I…"
"Hi Denny..Hope you're feeling better. Can relate to having gout. Hurts like heck, doesn't it? I don't think there's any connection between Prednisone and gout...but Prednisone can make some of us go bonkers, depending on the…"
"Hi Anouk. Dbl lung tx in '06. Have been on Neoral (cyclosporine), Imuran, and varying doses of Prednisone since surgery. Had 1st episode with gout 2 years ago in my foot..hurt but was bearable. Have had 3 episodes over the last 4 months…"
"I've used this shampoo (several folks make it) that supposedly strips the chemicals from your hair. The kind we put on our hair, like dyes, and the ones we ingest. I go to the local beauty supply and just ask them. It makes my hair very…"
"Hi! Im replying to you because after many years of transplantation, i too developed gout in my right ankle about 5 or 6 years ago It destroyed my cartilage and now i have to take pills to lower the uric acid level. Unfortnately, i didnt catch it on…"
"According to the tx notebook they gave me to follow, it said I could dye my hair after six months. Very visit after that I would ask if I could dye my hair and the answer has been no. My doc said there was a chance of my hair…"
"Denny, I am pre lung transplant but I am familiar with the side effects of Prednisone as I have been on it off and on for years. My husband and I have a code word "pluto" for when I get like this. I am normally a very nice…"