I have an inflamed muscle around my rotor cuff in the shoulder but it is at the point it is hurting my ear and dropping things and has traveled around my back and i cannot get a deep breath and hurts to breathe .I have copd and the dr checked me yesterday for pneumonia .I am just worried about so much predisone but she says we have got to get rid of the inflamation and real concerned about around my lung
This appears to be an uncommonly high dose, but possibly less days than usual. You didn't say exactly how many days you're taking it, but 3 would be an abbreviated time. Did you ask your Dr. about this? His/her decision may be influenced by your COPD and/or another problem you have.
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