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Prednisone is to be taken 2 tablets 4 times a day with food?

Posted 7 Aug 2013 by bsure 4 answers

Does it matter if I take it: 9 am / 1pm / 5pm / 9pm ?? Does it have to be spaced further apart? Its being given to reduce inflammation in colon due to microscopic collitis.

Abscess packing - holiday weekend help?

Posted 3 Jul 2017 by Amelia-a 0 answers

Hello! I was just diagnosed with folliculitis last week & was put on Bactrim. A painful abscess formed under my arm & the morning I was to see the doctor as I was walking I felt it burst. It was so big it needed medical attention & was no question, infected. I went on Friday & ...

Has anyone been on Lexapro and Prednisone at the same time? I had a high ANA titer and they?

Posted 16 Jan 2016 by blaaccypher 4 answers

Started me on the Prednisone as a precaution pretty high dose. I have been on it before for two years but not with Lexapro. Please help!!!

Just started taking prednisolone 20mg/day. Having cataract op in 2 days and worried in so much pain?

Posted 3 Feb 2017 by Desperate2017 0 answers

... won't be able to keep still for 25+ mins. Paracetamol doesn't touch the spot. What else can I buy over the counter to get me though the day? Thanks!

When will side effects of Prednisone stop or become less ( what dosage)?

Posted 6 Oct 2016 by Fenix2016 1 answer

I have been on Prednisone for 2.5 months. I started at 60 mg per day, and am now down to 50. My moon face and swollen neck started almost immediately, up to the point where I now look into the mirror and feel like there is a completely different person staring back at me. I got very little acne and ...

Is it normal to feel like your skin is bussing apart on prednisone?

Posted 29 Nov 2016 by Dreadwing 1 answer

I started using prednisone for a month now and the weight gain was a nightmare i went from 185 muscle to 242 water weight and fat. I take prednisone for lupus thats affect my kidneys also pimples and stretch marks riddle my body is this something that'll go away I'm 18 years old and ...

If I have to take 10 mg of prednisone for the rest of my Life, what can I do to help my body with i?

Posted 17 Oct 2015 by Beanbuzz 3 answers

I get severe flares. I've had them for years but over the past year I had two flares per month. Finally, the Dr.s told me, it is safer for me to stay on a low constant dose, than going up and down. I tried 5 mg. And within a week got a flare. The flares feel like I got run over by a bus!! The ...

How long does immunosupression from solu-medrol last after cesation?

Posted 23 Nov 2013 by cosmokaz 1 answer

Hi, I have MS and i just finished an my first IV course of 1g for 3days of methylprednisolone for a flare. My question is, how long does it take for my immune system to return to normal after this? For example, i know i need to avoid possible infection sources, but... for how long after these 3 ...

How long will the benefits of a dosepak of methylprednisolone last, after the script is finsished?

Posted 19 Jun 2016 by starlina1 0 answers

I am 62, and hypersensitive to the air pollutants at the big box store where I work. I take allergy shots, advair 2x's day, singular, flonase, have inhalers, ect. But still there is so much drainage down my throat that I can barely speak at times. I don't take allergy pills because it ...

Behcet's Diseaset's- I need advice and support?

Posted 10 Aug 2016 by justkelseythefairy 1 answer

I was diagnosed a month ago through a biopsy of an ulcer inside my mouth. I really need support and information. Can any of you share advice especially on treatment options? I have been on prednisone already and it made me cranky and not sleep. Now I have the option of starting Dapsone which I ...

Previously I was use a prednisolone tabs , so I now I suffer acne. . so how so treate this ance?

Posted 1 Jul 2016 by hijja 0 answers

i have prednsolone acne . .i want to cure it , ,so which drugs t ll the bet to use??

I was on Prednisone for 12 1/2 years. I started on 80 mg for a couple of days and then tapered down?

Posted 12 Jun 2016 by rdafan 0 answers

... to 60 mg. I was on that for about a week and went to 40 mg. I was on 40 mg a day for years. It took 12 years to taper down. I had Linear IgA Bullous Dermatosis. I started in Nov. 1992 and quit in July 2005. I'm experiencing osteoarthritis and lower back pain without injury. My bone ...

Do either hydroxychol./Plaquinil put you @ risk for greater immunosuppression problems?

Posted 2 Aug 2010 by cjmorr06 1 answer

My husband has been taking Plaquinil (generic hydroxychloroquin) for almost 2 yrs., under a rheumatologist's care. He has Sjogren's Syndrome. He became very ill, and was diagnosed w/ viral meningial encephalitis. We were much later told that the Plaquinil had "lowered his tolerance ...

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