1 Jan 2013
It can be present depending upon the dose you are taking. My experience is that one needs to be at high doses, over 60mg per day.
You are probably on other medications as well. Since your name is pneumonia girl, this may also be the fatigue that comes with it. You need plenty of rest and usually it takes a couple weeks before strength is regained. Pushing too hard makes one ill and shaky. S this may simply be the fatigue from fighting an infection. If it continues, call the doctor.
- Prednisone Information for Consumers
- Prednisone Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Prednisone (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I have been on prednisone several times & never felt this way. I guess, no coffee ..Anyone have any suggestions ? Also, what is normal course for ...
1 answer • 17 May 2010
I've been on prednisone for a week and oday my legs startd itching. I've scratched it so much that I have welts. Is this normal?
1 answer • 21 Jun 2010
Will the blood sugar counts return to more normal levels after I get off prednisone late next week?
2 answers • 31 Oct 2013
It hits when I exert or stress I get wring and wet! Is this dangerous? I am trying to get off slowly. On prednisone for one year. My sed rate is ...
2 answers • 23 Aug 2014