Posted on December 29, 2009 at 11:12am
Well, I went back and got my official diagnosis after extensive testing. I mean extensive!
I had 15 vials of blood drawn. Because he was confident what he would see, he started me on treatment a month ago. I am on Plaquinel (a quinine based anti-malarial) and Neurontin (an anti-seizure) to treat the symptoms of Lupus. It's not an exact science...there's a lot of trial involved in regulating medications.
I've been dealing with Pleurisy, an inflammation in the Lungs which can… Continue