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What if I miss a dose of measured prednisone for gout?

i received a shot for gout and was told to get the oral prednisone but i missed it for two days now that i have it it isnt being as effective as in the past

Posted 22 May 2014 1 answer

Can dosage of predisone go from 50mg to 25 mg to .5mg in 3 days?

Currently on a maintenance dose of predisone of .5 to 1 mg day. With hip replacement surgery the dose will be 50mg on day of surgery then 25mg the day after and then back to maintenance dose (.5mg) ...

Posted 30 Apr 2014 3 answers

Prednisone is to be taken 2 tablets 4 times a day with food?

Does it matter if I take it: 9 am / 1pm / 5pm / 9pm ?? Does it have to be spaced further apart? Its being given to reduce inflammation in colon due to microscopic collitis.

Posted 7 Aug 2013 4 answers

Prednisone - How is the best way to wean off prednone safely?

I was diagnosed with Cronk-hite Canada Syndrome about 8 months ago after my hair fell out and nail and toenail fell off. Slight hyper pigmentation of arms/hands. Initial symptoms of severe nausea ...

Posted 1 May 2014 1 answer

I was wondering if Prednisone could help clear up an acute case of acne?

I know that taking Prednisone for the long term is dangerous. I just wondered if it could help if taken for a short period of time and how long it would take before I see results.

Posted 28 Apr 2012 5 answers

Can I take an antibiotic with naproxen and prednisone or would that not be wise?

I think I have strep throat butt I cant to doctor without missing work so I got to prescribe and an antibiotic over the phone but I forgot to ask if I couls or even should take it with naproxen and ...

Posted 9 Apr 2014 2 answers

All of a sudden I woke with upper arm pain and pain in the back of my upper legs. I went to the Dr?

after several days of taking otc meds but nothing worked. They thought I had Ra but the blood test came back normal. They put me on 5mg of prednisone twice a day and ifeel great but if I stop the ...

Posted 19 Apr 2014 2 answers

Was diagnosed with shingles can I take the prednisone 40 mg and acyclovir 400 mg together and does?

... anyone know how long it takes to take effect cause it really hurts

Posted 7 Apr 2014 1 answer

Myasthenia Gravis - My daughter was diagnosed with MG when she was 14. She had a thymectomy and?

... tried Prednisone. None of this worked. She has been on Mestinon since diagnosis. The only thing that has helped is IVIG treatments every 6 weeks. Now they are considering changing her medicine to ...

Posted 11 Apr 2014 2 answers

Prednisone - any remedy for sleep? I have to take this for 14 days 2 times a day 20 mg each?

... already had trouble sleeping to begin with now i cant sleep at all any sugestions

Posted 12 Apr 2014 2 answers

Prednisone - am on predisione for 5 months now from 15mg now at 7mg was at 5mg but pain came back.?

... it is two days now at 7 mg but still in pain alot How long dose it take for the new dose to work again ? I have polymalgia

Posted 19 Apr 2014 2 answers

COPD Suggestions?

I am having a horrible COPD Flare and taking antibiotics, prednisone, and using my inhaler with little relief. I would like to know others opinions what might be better to use for congestion: ...

Posted 18 Mar 2014 4 answers

What is the difference between the prednisone pills and the shot and which is better and how long?

... does the shot last and what is the side effects of the shot? I took the shot today and got a really bad headache. and I normally take the pills and I was just wondering what the difference was?

Posted 26 Mar 2014 2 answers

Prednisone - my taste buds have been severly affected any home remedy I can do for this?or?

... over the counter ?medicine to help?? thx

Posted 5 Mar 2014 0 answers

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