I have had hives for 4 days, since Thursday. I was prescribed prednisone on Saturday. I took 60 mg Saturday, 60mg Sunday & 60mg this morning. My hives have not subsided. How long does it take for the prednisone to work? I have also been taking benadryl every 4 hours.. So miserable need relief..The Doctors office closed today so cannot see her. Thanks.
How long does it take for prednisone to work for hives?
Question posted by Kgeissler on 20 Feb 2017
Last updated on 20 February 2017
it should help fairly quickly. Did your doctor give you a 5-7 day dosage?
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