4 patient evaluations for Prednisone taken for the purpose of 'Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)'

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hdaspen
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hdaspen
Gender: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:M52y
FM:5y Dx
CFS:6y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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May 3, 2015 (Started Oct 06, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA))
  • side effects
    Mild (Rashes (redness, swelling))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

Mar 15, 2015 (Started Oct 06, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA))
  • side effects
    Mild (Rashes (redness, swelling))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
purpleskies
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purpleskies
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 30
Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) 9 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Severe
  • Physical: Mild
I am: g
I have:
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

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Nov 12, 2013 (Started Sep 11, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA))
  • side effects
    Moderate (Weight gain, Headaches, Nausea, Heart rate increased)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 7.5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
TSSRA
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TSSRA
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 46
Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) 15 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

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Nov 1, 2012 (Started Jul 17, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA))
  • side effects
    Moderate (Diarrhea, Bone loss)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 31, 2012 (Started Jul 17, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA))
  • side effects
    Mild (Diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: 3rd week of taking this medication- not working on swelling and stiffness
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Clivers
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Clivers
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 28
Condition: Specific Antibody Deficiency 6 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: b
I have:
Specific Antibody Deficiency

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Apr 15, 2012 (Started Apr 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA))
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Inflammation)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Moon face, Weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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