I must take 6 tablets daily for 5 days,is it safe for me. i have sinus and struggling a bit with seasonal allergies for hayfever
Yes it will be safe as it replicates a natural hormone in the body. A short burst like this will reduce inflammation in the sinus and help with clearing the congestion and blocked sinus.
Side effects from prednisone occur in much higher doses for longer terms. You may feel a flush an hour or so after taking it. It will go away. You might feel dizzy or heart racing a bit. But this too is brief.
Let me now if you have further questions.
- Prednisone Information for Consumers
- Prednisone Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Prednisone (detailed)
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