IV Solu-Medrol for relapse

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   Posted 12/18/2011 7:11 PM (GMT -6)   
Just finished 5 day course for significant flare. Don't know if what I am feeling now is post steroid hangover or lesion activity or addition of Neurontin 300 mg TID or just a bad mix of all three?
How long does the steroid stay in ones system after last dose?
Any thoughts?

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   Posted 12/21/2011 6:50 PM (GMT -6)   
I hope you are feeling better now. It takes me about 5 to 7 days to feel like the solumdrol is out. Some people opt for a taper to make the withdrawal easier. I hate it but I just want it over with as fast as possible. I am not sure how long the steriods stay in you but the anti-inflammatory response is suppose to last for a few weeks.
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   Posted 12/21/2011 7:29 PM (GMT -6)   
Cool, thanks
feeling a bit better each day, hoping for more good than bad days, esp as Christmas approaches
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