What To Expect During IVIG Induction Treatment ~ Living
If you’re this far, I wish you all the best. I will be honest in saying I have not gotten back to pre-crisis strength yet, but I did not die and have not been bedridden after a point.
Actived: Wednesday Jan 8, 2020
What to Expect During IVIG Induction Treatment ~ Living
IVIG is pre-treated with Tylenol and Benadryl, to ward off potential headaches. I did have headaches a few days in care and my blood pressure was all over the place, when I usually run low. The headache was pretty intense. Now that I am better off, I am usually more woozy from the Benadryl than anything else.
Living with Myasthenia Gravis from a Patient's Perspective
On May 1 I had my first ambulance ride, rescued by EMS, nearing Myasthenia Crisis. I’ve been inspired to share Myasthenia Gravis information from a patient’s perspective in this blog. My “too close to myasthenic crisis” story and blog kick-off follows.
Under $30 Archives ~ Page 2 of 2 ~ Melasdesign Handmade Shop
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Near Myasthenic Crisis ~ Living with Myasthenia Gravis
I figured the best thing was to stay calm, because nothing will lead down the wrong course as quickly as being written off as a panic attack. I had been in the ER before in more minor stages of nearing myasthenic crisis and knew the drill. MG symptoms also worsen with stress, and being misunderstood is always stressful for me.
Contact ~ Melasdesign - Artist Susan Hicks
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The Long Road to Myasthenia Gravis Diagnosis ~ A Personal
By the early-2000’s I could hardly move off the couch at home. I was still a long way from the Myasthenia Gravis diagnosis. At work, I used the break room couch intermittently for naps. My staggering depression became debilitating. I deal with the condition, a PTSD diagnosis, extreme anxiety (and variables thereof) to this day.
Bracelets Collection ~ Melasdesign Handmade Shop
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