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Is Anyone Taking Steroids ?

Is Anyone Taking Steroids ?

A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

I took heavy doses of prednisone when I developed graft versus host diseases (GVHDs) after stem cell transplant. It took care of the GVHDs but the steroid took away all my muscles and got me a huge moon face.

posted 9 days ago
A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

yes prednisone 100 mg when doing chemo 20 mg after im 65 when i was 27 lungs got infective was on it for 5 weeks 80 then 40 so on have taken it one time or another since.

posted 9 days ago
A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

Thank you all !!

posted 7 days ago
A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

My dr puts me in the hospital for five days every month 1670mg of steroids daily for five days

posted 9 days ago
A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

I took 90 mg of prednisone for 30 days then kept being tapered down to where I now take 5 mg per day.

posted 9 days ago
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