my mum was given prednisolone 5mg--5 tablets a day for a week but she got confused and took 5 in the morning and 5 in the evening just the once will she be ok she is worried as she is 81 and very panicky ty... she was given this for a breathing problem due to mild pneumonia , would really be grateful for any advice you can give her chest seems fine now its just double dosing the one day , she took the first dose at 07.30am then the next dose at 21.00pm