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Has Any One Had An I V Called Solu Medrol

Has Any One Had An I V Called Solu Medrol

I am gonna get the iv of solu Medrol here soon ,once a month for three months, for my spasticity, just want to know what you thought of it.

A MyMSTeam Member said:

I only use the Solu-Medryl during relapses. It helps stop the inflammation. I would use this drug sparingly and only during relapses

posted over 6 years ago

Solu Medrol

Solu Medrol

I going next week for infusions of solu medrol. What should I except? Steroids keep me up... Will this do the same?

A MyMSTeam Member said:

I go for my 2nd round Aug 16, 17, 18. I have noticed little improvements so far. I am very positive about what this drug will do for me. It does keep me awake more, but I was fatigued so bad I was… read more

posted about 6 years ago

Could Steroids Make Symptoms Worse?

Could Steroids Make Symptoms Worse?

Hey everyone. Not doing so well here. My doctor put me on some heavy five day steroid treatment for the numbness I was having in my left side of my face particularly lips and tonuge. Not only did that not go away and continues to be an issue now my face has broken out into this horrible pimple type rash my head is killing I’m feeling sick to stomach and I’m completely uncoordinated. I’m very very scared. I don’t know what is happening. Anyone else have something similar and if so what and how… read more

A MyMSTeam Member said:

@A MyMSTeam Member Guessing by the fact that you stated it was 5 day steroid treatment that your Doctor RX'd @ Solu-Medrol IV. You need to call your doctor as both acne and a rash are rare side… read more

edited, originally posted over 4 years ago

2nd Day Of Solu Medrol Infusion

2nd Day Of Solu Medrol Infusion

Is it common to have a metalic\ acid taste while having the solu medrol infusion? I noticed this yesterday but today it was a lot more prevelant.

A MyMSTeam Member said:

jolly ranchers- cherry, blueberry, apple. Start with candy just about 2-3minutes before steroids... keep doing candy for about 5 minutes after.. I haven't gotten continued bad taste if I do this

posted about 7 years ago

Has Anyone Taken Solu Medrol While Taking Tecfedera?

Has Anyone Taken Solu Medrol While Taking Tecfedera?

I have been taking tecfedera for about 3 and half months. I am having some old cns problems that have previously been resolved with short term solu Medrol. Has anyone used a course of solu Medrol while taking tecfidera. I'm going for an additional MRI of my spine, and my doctor is researching this also, but I wondered if anyone else had any experience with this.

A MyMSTeam Member said:

I have been taking Techfidera for 8 months just started infusions back two months ago. I think things get better for a few weeks and then it is time for another infusion and then miserable for a few… read more

posted about 8 years ago

My Arm Tremor Makes It Hard For Me To Check Little Boxes On Email.

My Arm Tremor Makes It Hard For Me To Check Little Boxes On Email.

Also have issues with how small the slider is on right side of a page. Does anyone have any ideas for me?I

A MyMSTeam Member said:

Wish I could help you, I also get tremors really bad sometimes. Makes it hard for me to hold anything in my left hand (seems the left side is effected the most) doctors don't really know what to use… read more

posted about 10 hours ago

5 Days Iv Solu Medrol

5 Days Iv Solu Medrol

How long until you feel better.

A MyMSTeam Member said:

for me, @A MyMSTeam Member nailed it - it takes time, baby yourself; your immune system will be compromised so take precautions to avoid infections - mostly, rest, rest, rest (you probably won't to do… read more

posted about 7 years ago

Has Anyone Received Solu-Medrol Corticosteroid Infusion? Do You Feel It Helped Relieve Your Symptoms?

Has Anyone Received Solu-Medrol Corticosteroid Infusion? Do You Feel It Helped Relieve Your Symptoms?

A MyMSTeam Member said:

I have had it a few times now when I flare up badly....I think it helped the first time to restore my vision....but remember, steroids work about two weeks after you take them....

posted almost 8 years ago