I was prescribed Prednisone, 40 mg. 1X a day for 5 days. Then was told to just go off of iit without tapering now I am having problems with blurred vision. Anyone have this problem?
S_Hart; Don't worry yes that can be a side effect, both of taking Prednisone or just stopping it abruptly don't worry it well go away I am guessing you were having problems and the doctor just stopped you which is okay your vision well clear up you should notice from a day or two as the medication clears out of your system. That was a pretty strong dose you were on and most the time they do taper it down, but you might have had this happen too. Have a good day and try not to worry.
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