Ahha, I was wondering what happens I. The body around that time of night... Hoping it would be something I could supplement or something in the morning. Boo to cortisol! I'm pretty sure cortisol is what got me in the MS mess to begin with!
I have been followed by an opthamologist. I have had two rounds of IV steroids, one prednisone taper and decided to just deal with it because steroids make me feel really bad and don't provide that much relief. My first optic neuritis flare was march 2012 (my original post date was wrong... Sorry!). IV steroids in April, continued worsening leading my opthamologist to convince me it was because my neuro didn't give me the prednisone taper. More roids in June. Improvement but nowhere near back to normal. Stabilizing to a large "blind spot" in my left eye and 20/20 in my right. Before Christmas I have declined again. Left eye is about the same and right is now "spotty" like the left. I'm still working but it's really hard to see the computer (and I'm an accountant so I need my eyes!!). I have hope it will recover but who knows! Opthamologist appt on the 21sr but I'm
Not hopeful. He hasn't been that helpful so far and when I woke up with a feet and overheated and 80% vision loss and went to him in a panic he said he didn't know what was wrong. Now I can tell him what's wrong!!! And I can't believe that he didn't know that part of ON and MS!