The dreaded "IVSM"
If you have multiple sclerosis, it just might be possible that you’ve also experienced the dreaded intravenous Solu-Medrol (IVSM). IVSM is a treatment which involves really high doses of glucocorticoid steroids, specifically methylprednisolone. It's used as an emergency treatment for acute exacerbations of MS. In this slideshow, HealthCentral MS expert Lisa Emrich offers these tips to help make your IVSM experience more tolerable.