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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.

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

Posted 6 days ago 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 ...

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 ...

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??

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!!!

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 ...

After 23 years of transplantation, why would my nephrologist be testing me for the BK Virus?

Posted 19 Apr 2016 by david kraft 0 answers

BK Virus most susceptible up to 5 years out. Lowering of immunosupression helps fight BK Virus. Symptoms are sub-clinical and cancer drug "vismodegib" causes all symptoms. I am on lowest dose of cyclosporine (main side affect - gout), azathioprine (increases susceptibility to basil 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 ...

Long Term impact of Prednisone?

Posted 9 Nov 2015 by sjdigi 1 answer

I am now 17, but back when I was 11 I was diagnosed with Langerhans cell histiocytosis. For my first round of chemotherapy, I was prescribed with 60mg per day of prednisone for 6 or so weeks. I had the typical weight gain even on chemotherapy, and other side effects. I am curious about the long ...

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 ...

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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