I take quite a few medications, 100mcg Levothyroxine, 40mg Fluoxetine, 15mg mirtazapine, 200mg hydroxychloroquine sulphate, warfarin, 5 mg prednisolone, calcium/vit D, 40mg Omeprazole, and pain killers when needed. I have osteoporosis in my lumbar area, and just a bit in 1 hip. But I am thinking I may have other issues in my lower back because I get this strange feeling sometimes of pressure in the hip area after kneeling or squatting or stretching, even climbing stairs, when i get back up or stop doing this activity I get this weak feeling and I have to stop what I'm doing and wait for it to pass, even to the point of leaning or sitting down before resuming . But these things may not be relevent I know.
A lupus like connective tissue disorder, apparently I have anti Ro antibodies, But I don't have enough symptoms to fit any one particular disorder and I'm apparently in remission but still on the tablets.
I have a CRP blood test every 6 months, don't know what this tells them, what is CPK for
Could this breakdown of muscles result in the build up of cellulite?
If my muscles are breaking down would I still pass the strength test done by the neurologist?
When ever I go to see a specialist and they tell me various things I never ask for an explaination, so please can I ask 'why' to both of your answers. I feel I need to understand.
Thank you. Can I get back to you if I need any more advice?
what causes lipodystrophy on the thighs?