Possible Retrobulbar Optic Neuritis

Had a little symptom/relapse this week. A day after painting my basement steps, I noticed an onset of fuzzy vision. It was where the lighter colors were hazy and the darker colors were normal. About 2 days later I noticed a spot in the lower left quadrant of my left eye that had very little…

Steroids – Round 3

Another sweet round of Methyl-Prednisolone, but this time for 3 days and at my home. My neurologist wanted me to take these steroids in preparation of the 9 new lesions on my last brain MRI. I knew I would get all the side effects from them: heartburn, insomnia, metallic taste in mouth, and feel worse.…

Steroids – Round 1

I got to enjoy my very first dose of IV steroids this morning. Methyl-Prednisolone at 1g over a 2 hour period. With the first few drips down the cable, a metallic taste filled my mouth. One of the great side effects. I cannot wait to experience the other side effects like massive heartburn, insomnia, and…