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diagnosed with osteoarthritis at 34 right after having a hysterectomy with no previous problems.  mostly affects right side hip, knee, shoulder, elbow and wrist.  Prednisone works at controlling hip, etc,. pain, but since i have been on it for years, dr. took me off it in nov, now have severe hip, knee pain on both right and left side with nothing that can help with the pain. have a hard time walking, standing, sitting, or moving at all, always have leg pains from hip to knee and... Full Bio
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New Dr started me on Imuran and Prednisone, then going off prednisone in one month and staying on Imuran.  Any one out there use Imuran for severe arthritus pain/relief?

Feb 01 2011 by tremedicure
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