I am on Prednisone for 3 weeks at 20 mg per day and feel great. No more inflamation, joint pain or?
- 19 May 2010 by Fraiser
- 27 Oct 2011
- osteoarthritis, pain, prednisone
hives. When i go off will my symptoms return and if so then what would be the next step?
Yes, your symptoms may return when you stop taking prednisone. Your doctor will have to decide which other medicine you could use long term or your doctor may decide to keep you on long term prednisone therapy but the risks verses benefit needs to be weighed up.
What were you taking the prednisone for? I missed it. Sorry. I am happy to hear you are feeling great. Never think negitive if at all possible. I know I am guilty too but feeling positive really makes a difference. Trust me. Best of luck to you my friend... kimmie1
Hello Fraiser - I had the same happen with my hives - they returned full blast after each round of Prednisone. I see your post is over a year old. Are you still having hives? If so, please repost or contact me. I found a cure for mine - finally!
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