Wednesday, July 28, 2010

jin loves to eat at home, July 19-25, 2010

Medrol. Generic name methylprednisolone.  A synthetic (man-made)corticosteroid used to achieve prompt suppression of inflammation.

Do not take it without doctor’s prescription.

Or be prepared to subject yourself to the most excruciating physical pain.



July 19, 12:35pm

IMG_6973Chicken adobo, sauteed upo vegetable and carrot, XO sauce fried rice

IMG_6979Red dragon fruit, pear, yellow watermelon

July 19, 8:15pm

IMG_6985Shrimps, pork ribs, radish, chayote


July 20, 11:38am

IMG_6987Fried oyster, watercress, asparagus, shrimps, creamy mushroom rice

IMG_6994 Red cherry, pear, red dragon fruit, mangosteen


July 21, 1:05pm

IMG_7046 Fried miswa

IMG_7051Red cherry, red dragon fruit, pear, apple, pomelo


July 22, 11:45am

IMG_7056Fish with tausi, ground pork with potato and carrot, radish, chayote

IMG_7057 Pineapple-custard apple, red cherry, red dragon fruit, apple, mangosteen


July 23, 11:30am

IMG_7063 Homemade pork tocino, roasted squash, celery sticks

IMG_7065Red dragon fruit, apple, red cherries


July 24, 12:24pm

IMG_7075Pan-fried salmon and butterfish in garlic, a forest of broccoli

IMG_7074 Dragon fruit, pear, red and white cherries


July 25, 12:17pm

IMG_7078Naked lumpia

IMG_7084 Okra with shrimp paste smear

IMG_7087Pear, kiwi, red dragon fruit, apple


According to, side effects of methylprednisolone and other corticosteroids range from mild annoyances to serious irreversible bodily damage.

Side effects include FLUID RETENTION (yes), WEIGHT GAIN (OMG, YESSS!!!), high blood pressure, potassium loss, headache, MUSCLE WEAKNESS (yes), PUFFINESS OF THE FACE (yes, but I’ve had this since birth), hair growth on the face, thinning and easy bruising of the skin, glaucoma, cataracts, PEPTIC ULCERATIONS (yes and OUCH!!!), worsening of diabetes, irregular menses, GROWTH RETARDATION in children (how about just retardation), CONVULSIONS (almost), and PYSCHIC DISTURBANCES (YES). Psychic disturbances may include depression, euphoria, INSOMNIA (yes), MOOD SWINGS (yes), PERSONALITY CHANGES (yes! no! yes! no!) and even PSYCHOTIC BEHAVOIR (OH YES!!!).

So beware, come near at your own risk.

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