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I took 180 mg of prednisone for hives. It stop the attack in one day. How do I taper off?

I Read that being on prednisone for more than seven days can permanently affect adrenal function. If I reduce my dosage by 20 mg per day, one pill it will take nine days. What should I do?

Posted 31 Mar 2015 1 answer

If I have emphsyema why would my doctor prescribe Dulera?

I take Spiriva and am on 24/7 O2 therapy. I took 10 mg of prednisone for 30 days and showed improvement in my lung function. My pulmonologist then prescribed Dulera twice a day. I'm concerned ...

Posted 31 Mar 2015 0 answers

I have been taking prednisone off and on for awhile for copd flareups and when ever I take them i?

... get the most painful spasms and cramps in all areas of my body from legs to hands to middle of my body right now i am on 60 mil a day for 5 days then down to 20 for 5 days and then stop , mean ...

Posted 24 Mar 2015 1 answer

Is moderate alcohol use daily (2-3 drinks) permissible w/zytiga&prednisone?

By moderate I mean 2 oz whiskey & 7 oz wine before & with supper

Posted 23 Mar 2015 1 answer

Prednisone for Asthma Flare Up?

My dr prescribed prednisone for an asthma flare up. He talked about taking it for 5 days. After I picked up the prescription and got home I noticed it said to take 3 tablets daily (20 mg ea) for 5 ...

Posted 27 Dec 2014 2 answers

I ve been prescribed be-tab prednisone 5mg, is it safe for me. I suffer from allergies & sinus?

I must take 6 tablets daily for 5 days,is it safe for me. i have sinus and struggling a bit with seasonal allergies for hayfever

Posted 9 Nov 2012 2 answers

Citalopram - Why did my dr. prescribe this for my hot flashes? I do not take it for depression?

What are the reasons for this? I also take Imuran and prednisone for a liver disorder. I am diabetic. Am 50 years old, but it was prescribed about 6 months ago. Not depressed at all

Posted 3 Mar 2015 4 answers

Prednisone seems to be the only relief I get from entire body skin rash. What else is there?

Unfortunately the topical steroids don't work and only seem to thin my skin. The only relief I've gotten is from the prednisone which I'm now out of. Please help! The rash is all over ...

Posted 4 Mar 2015 1 answer

What med is good for pain from retroperitoneal fibrosis on lower back, on my aorta below waistline?

I have retroperitoneal fibrosis on my kidneys, ureter and encasing my aorta. I take a maintenance dose of prednisone. I have tried narcotics. I have very high inflammation markers and that part of my ...

Posted 21 Mar 2015 1 answer

I stopped prednisone 3 days ago and now my face and base of my neck is swollen. Is this a normal?

is facial swelling a normal side effect of stopping steriods?

Posted 27 Feb 2015 1 answer

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