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What can I expect from long term Prednisone therapy for my COPD?

I have been on IV steroids or oral steroids for the last 4 months and now my physician says I will have to continue from now on. Even on short doses my blood sugar spikes and I have to be put on ...

Posted 16 Apr 2015 2 answers

Diagnosed with Pericarditis - on Prednisone. Started @ 40 mg, reduced 10 mg/week, reduced to 10 mg?

... and symptoms came back. Back on 20 mg with minimal symptoms - how long is it safe to be on 15-20 mg? Have some work/personal commitments for next 3 months keeping me from taking possible next ...

Posted 8 May 2015 0 answers

I was given methyl prednisone for an upper respiratory infection. Why that vs prednisone?

Normally I am given prednisone when I have problems with my asthma. I saw a Dr this morning that is not my regular Dr bc I went to an urgent care clinic.

Posted 26 Apr 2015 0 answers

Prednisone for a week what should I do after I finish?

I was prescribed Prednisone 20mg and Azithromycin 250mg for 5 days after a visit to urgent care for Bronchitis. People have told me about the side effects of Prodnisone so I've been wondering if ...

Posted 3 Mar 2015 1 answer

My docter just prescribed me prednisone 50 mg. and Im a nervous person to begin with and scared to?

... take it cause she said it would make me nervous. i am also on lorazapam 1 mg will that ease my anxiety ? cause i heard that 50 mg is a rather high dose for taking for the first time ?

Posted 14 Dec 2010 1 answer

Prednisone - Should I stop taking my predisone after my rash is gone was given 20mg 3 times daily?

... for 5 days on day four no rash present haven't taking today's dose so should I just finish them out thanks for the help

Posted 13 Apr 2015 2 answers

Prednisone - Will prenisolone help with torn hamstring? I have a ultra marathon in 1 week?

Injured hamstring 3 weeks ago .. Will come off it after race and rest to repair ..

Posted 7 May 2015 0 answers

Nephrolithiasis - What medications can induce the production of kidney stones? I have been recently?

... treated with steroids for my fibromyalgia & arthirtis. I also pass kidney stones from time to time. Will this medication(prednisone) increase my chances of kidney stones? I believe I am ...

Posted 11 Apr 2015 2 answers

Can pain meds be taken with prednisone?

Ibuprofen or Acetiminophen?

Posted 20 Mar 2015 2 answers

I had what my doctor feels was a reaction to noxzema. The day after using it I had a nickel size?

... dry red spot the next day i had big welts all over where I washed with the scrub I was prescribed prednisone after the last dose the very next day the welts an rash returned . I was put on ...

Posted 19 Apr 2015 1 answer

Does prednisone severe cold and clammy sweats while you are sleeping ?

I have been on and off prednisone for cluster headaches. Most recently starting at 80mg. The headaches stay away at 60mg. I stay at 60 mg. for 2-3 days then I wean myself down. Today i am to take 10 ...

Posted 15 Apr 2015 2 answers

What can be done about prednisone causing the feeling of throat swelling?

I am tapering off prednisone and have the feeling of swelling in my throat. It is like I have something stuck in my throat or like my neck is swelling. Does anyone know what I can do to help this ...

Posted 28 Apr 2015 0 answers

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