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Which is better Predisone or Dexamethason?

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Anonymous 26 Jul 2010

Hello

Prednisone is in a class of drugs called steroids. Prednisone prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.
Prednisone is used to treat many different conditions such as allergic disorders, skin conditions, ulcerative colitis, arthritis, lupus, psoriasis, or breathing disorders.

Dexamethasone is in a class of drugs called steroids. Dexamethasone prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.
Dexamethasone is used to treat many different conditions such as allergic disorders, skin conditions, ulcerative colitis, arthritis, lupus, psoriasis, or breathing disorders.

You have to ask your Doctor which med is best for you, he-she has to outweigh the benefits vs. the risks of both meds.

He/she has your history, and he/she is the only qualified person to tell you which med is best for you, eventhough there use is the same.

Take care

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