tanning or sun light hurt you ?
Not at all. When you are exposed to sunlight on prednisone, you will get sunburned quickly and damage your skin. Warning is right on your prescription bottle, or ought to be.
You need to take vitamin D and calcium as prescribed by your doctor.
Also, because prednisone makes one more receptive to infection, it can make you more responsive to getting skin cancer. Therefore, it is a very bad idea.
- Prednisone Information for Consumers
- Prednisone Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Prednisone (detailed)
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