What's the typical dose of Prednisone for a herniated disc?

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29 Mar 2010

Your healthcare provider will recommend a dose of prednisone based on several factors, including your age and weight, the condition being treated, and the severity of your condition.

The initial dosage of Prednisone Tablets may vary from 5 mg to 60 mg of prednisone per day.

See: http://www.drugs.com/pro/prednisone-tablets.html#s24

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