Sounds just like me!! They did a liver biopsy, waited 10 days for the results and I am on 150 Iumuran, Started on 40 mg prednisonse for 3 weeks, then 30 for 3 weeks, now on 20 for 3 weeks then 10 . I go for bloodwork every 2 weeks, I have no immune system to fight off germs from the medicine,,, go back on the 29th of March!View Thread
Another newcomer to your group!! Was diagnosed with AIH 3 weeks ago after liver biopsy. Stage 2 Cirrhosis. I had psoriatic arthritis and had been on remicaid for the past year. Getting bloodwork every 12 weeks as a follow up for the remicaid. Novermbers bloodwork came back with elevated liver enzymes, thought was a false positive, told no alcohol and repeat in 1 week, even worse...then the whole hep panel done, had biopsy on Jan 7th of this year, and now the past 3 weeks taking 150 mg Imuran and 40 mg prednisone. Now down to 30 for the next 3 weeks, and bloodwork every 2 weeks.,, right now the no sleep is killing me. I used to be about a 8-9 hour a night sleeper, they said mine is agressive, since all of this happened in a 12 week period,,, just waiting it out.. Finally after desperation of being awake last night for over 24 hrs, took a advil PM...... Now I don't feel alone after reading everyone elses sleeping habits....But, how many of you are all working full time and trying to deal with this? Scared if I get no rest I cant be on my feet working all day....View Thread
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