on a low dosage; after about one month benefits seem to all but disappear.
That is not how prednisone works. What may be happening is that whatever you are being treated to suppress is flaring up. Always consult your doctor when you see a change.
If you say what condition is being treated more insight could be given to help you.
Prednisone suppresses the immune system. It also reduces inflammation and makes one more susceptible to infection. That is why any change needs to be given to the doctor.
- Prednisone Information for Consumers
- Prednisone Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Prednisone (detailed)
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