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Will my adrenal function return after a year on prednisone? I am 64 years old and am on 50mg. A day?

... for first month, then 40 mg. for second month, then 30,20 etc. Appreciate feedback or input on this concern

Posted 2 Feb 2015 0 answers

I have a friend 80 yrs old, dr will not fill script is there anything he can take to help him?

He says he feels bad after not taking a pill, his dr will not fill script and he has ten left he is worried about how he is going to react after pills are gone, need suggestions. Thank you

Posted 29 Jan 2015 1 answer

Well I will be going in soon for my next infusion of Actemra?

Going in for my next infusion of Actemra soon. Meantime, had to ask for another perception of prednisone. I am hoping the Actemra starts working soon. The doctor doesnt want to keep me on the ...

Posted 25 Jan 2015 1 answer

When will shakiness, stronger heartbeat and higher heartbeat from Prednisone go away??

I got that flu/cold thing in Dec., & when stopped coughing, my chest & throat became very tight. Dr. Rx'd inhalers & Claritin D, but they didn't work. Eventually went to Urgent ...

Posted 14 Jan 2015 1 answer

How does prednisone help with emphysema?

Im 47 alpha1 severe emphysema and would take any medicine to improve my breathing so any info would be great,thanks.

Posted 26 Jan 2011 3 answers

How often is it that 10 mg of prednisone and above are given for long periods of time?

I was on 10 mg prednisone per day for almost a year. Is this a normal procedure for arthritis pain?

Posted 15 Jan 2015 2 answers

Horrid depression and anger after prednisone?

I have been on prednisone 3 times this summer. Close together and longer periods each time. This last time I stayed on for about 8 weeks before final weaning. I had severe gastric issues this time ...

Posted 24 Aug 2014 4 answers

I lost 50 lbs and a lot of hair on my scalp. Could a 6 week stint on Prednisone cause this? I was?

... ill with pneumonia and asthma and I found myself unable to eat and lost so much hair. This was last spring and now again I am ill with Bronchitis and the stomach issues are back after taking the ...

Posted 24 Jan 2015 0 answers

What causes water retention and not able to urinate causing swelling?

I wondered if this affected the kidneys somehow as I try to drink a lot of fluids when on prednisone but don't have the urge to urinate and my legs triple in size until the skin is breaking

Posted 1 Jan 2015 1 answer

Does any one out there know anything about gadolinium contrast used in mra?

I had a reaction to iodine contrast , now my Dr wants me to have an mra with gadolinium contrast I am worried the same thing will happen with this , I cannot take the pre meds prednisone.they also ...

Posted 23 Jan 2015 1 answer

What pill images of prednisone for dogs?

Large oval shape white pill with PT 20

Posted 26 Jan 2015 0 answers

What would happen if u stop taking prednisone suddenly at 50mg?

Wife has been diagnosed with radiation pneumonitis and was prescribed 60mg an went down to 50mg she said it makes her shaky n stopped taking it I am worried because I was told she can't just ...

Posted 13 Jan 2015 0 answers

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