I am still not seeing very good results from going on the prednisone at 40 mg a day. It has been two weeks now and I am still taking the Mestinon and it helps some, but I am kind of up and down. I am going to wait another two weeks before going back to the neuro as I know it can take a while for things to change, but I am a bit discouraged, as I feel I am not really feeling that good, not like before. I have times when I feel a bit better, but most of the time, I just want to sit down. No energy, sort of an all over weakness, some lightheadedness, and very depressed and discouraged as I am afraid, I am not getting better or going to get better and perhaps getting worse. It has been 2 years since this started for me and I have posted on and off and have received some very good advice. I am wondering if the neuro will want me to go on Cellcept like he did a year ago and if so, what can one expect from that?
Hi I am writing on behalf of my 79 year old mother who has been newly diagnosed. She is on Mestinon but having terrible diarrehea and an upset stomack. Anyone had similar symptoms? Decreasing the dosage to see if those side effects disappear.Any suggestions from those of you who deal with this condition would be appreciated greatly!
I found out that we MGers are eligible to donate our organs such as kidneys, pancreas, liver, heart, lung, and intestines after death. There is no age limit. However, at least in Pennsylvania (where I live) transplant centers are presently not permitted to use our tissues such as corneas or bones. I am thrilled and have already registered myself as an organ donor. Here's the information and...