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Prednisone HELPS
I have read alot of reviews here and on other web sites, but all I can say about this drug is...Where have you been...I am taking 5m tabs 12 a day for 5 days and it decreases to 10 for 4 days and 8 for 3 until you're down to one tab. I am taking it for a lower back pain caused by 2 degenterive discs and bone chips. It help straighten me up and eliminated 90% of the pain. My concern is what happens when I have to stop....I love this medication, and it has also cleared my vision where I no longer need cheaters...It works for me ## I have been off and on drugs for Chronic Neuropathy for 13 years.Nothing helps the pain.Now they want to put me on Prednisone and I am afraid of it.Does anyone have any horror stories on Predisone?I need to know before I commit myself to this...Please!! Arle... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Prednisone.
Tue, Apr 24 '12, 7:28 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 229447
what does prednisone look like
small white round pill with z 2907 on it ## There is no definitive way to say what Prednisone looks like, the way it looks can ary greatly by manufacturer, there are no guidelines saying that all pills containing a certain med have to look the same. They can vary in size, color, shape and imprint. The only guidelines for pills from the FDA says the imprints have to be unique for identification purposes. Even these differ from company to company and according to the dosage of the pill. Now, as to this pill, Z 2907 is Furosemide 40mgs. Pill Image It is a generic for the diuretic Lasix, this helps to increase the amount of uring a person passes to help the body lose water and salt to help treat high blood pressure. ## what does prednisolone look like ## how to take prednisone 10mg i dont u... ...
Updated 3 years ago in Prednisone.
Sun, Oct 23 '11, 9:33 AM   3  Subscribe to thread 167947
prednisone
I felt dizzy,dr said i have excess fluid behind right ear. i was given prednisone. next morning, i cant walk, no balance. have to hold on to something to walk. talked to dr, she say this is normal. is it? ## Your doctor should have told you that you had vertigo and that prednisone can sometimes help. The side effects you were experiencing are created by vertigo, which can be quite nasty. Your equilibrium is messed up, you go one way and your body goes the other way. In Canada we have only one drug that is allowed in to treat vertigo and that is called Serc. Sometimes it helps, sometimes it doesn't. Doctors have started small doses of prednisone to counter act the vertigo. I don't know if the results are positive or not. ## Hi I was given prednisone 5mg tab and was not told about... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Prednisone.
Sun, Jan 29 '12, 11:16 AM   3  Subscribe to thread 172340
prednisone
Is there a non-script replacement for Prednisone. This may sound really dumb, but we have a dog with big time alergies and the only thing that will help him is Prednisone. Problem is that the Vet wants to run $200 - $300 worth of blood test every month before they will renew the script. Needless to say, we really can't afford this. The dog is 14 years old and nothing else helps with the alergies. ## Prednisone is a corticosteroid and as such is available by prescription only, as are all the alternatives. ...
Updated 5 years ago in Prednisone.
Wed, Nov 19 '08, 8:19 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 185562
Prednisone
This drug is being used to treat Temporal Arteritis. Side effects experienced is rapid weight gain, and swelling of ankles and retention of fluid in body. Iterested to hear of anything that has helped others with these side effects. ## I had the same symtoms. Went on a low salt diet and cleared right up. Good luck! ## you need to keep a close watch on blood sugar levels while on this medication, insulin may be needed, consulted your Dr. ## Yes, these are, unfortunate, but normal side effects of the medication. ...
Updated 5 years ago in Prednisolone.
Mon, Jun 01 '09, 8:22 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 165995
Prednisone
My husband died in our living room and I called 911. He was revived after they broke 3 ribs and had a major surgery and was hospitalized for weeks. When I panic I get short of breath. After Bill (husband) was taken to the hospital I had a panic attack and couldn't breathe. I called 911 and ended up in the hospital myself. At no time did anyone ask me about my history, what happened or anything. They just began giving me Prednisone. I had no idea what it was and took it. The take-down dose when I left the hospital was 20 mgms. three times a day for a certain period, then 10 mgms for another period and now I am down to 5 mgms per day and have been taking it for over a year. The hospital refuses to tell me what the dosage was when I was hospitalized but because of the 60 mgm daily take... ...
Updated 3 years ago in Prednisone.
Sat, Jun 18 '11, 2:31 AM   5  Subscribe to thread 192396
prednisone
my mom is on predinosone and is having severe anxiety and insomnia. She is a totally different person. The docs have lowered her dose and tell us she will improve 4-6 weeks after it is lowered. Anyone else go through this and did it get better after that time? I need advice ## I, too, had insomnia after taking the Prednisone. Anxiety has increased tenfold. My husband is a love and he takes good care of me. He understands and sometimes when I get carried away he just smiles and says, Prednisone and I know the medication is causing the problem. I hope that things get better for your mom. Just try to remind her in a nice way that the Prednisone is causing her feelings and that she really is OK. Being patient with her will help more than anything I think and if she is receptive to the idea ... ...
Updated 5 years ago in Prednisone.
Tue, Jun 23 '09, 9:47 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 189180
 Prednisone
Prednisone is a synthetic corticosteroid drug that is particularly effective as an immunosuppressant drug. It is used to treat certain inflammatory diseases (such as moderate allergic reactions) and (at higher doses) some types of cancer, but has significant adverse effects. Because it suppresses the immune system, it leaves patients more susceptible to infections. Contents 1 Pharmacology 2 Medical uses 3 Side-effects 3.1 Major 3.2 Minor 3.3 Dependency 3.4 Withdrawal 4 Industry 5 Hi...
prednisone
will this medicine have effects on intamacy??????? ## I WOULD ALSO LIKE TO KNOW ABOUT BEING ON PREDNISONE IF INTAMACY IS EFFECTIVED AND WHAAT IS UP WITH THE MAJOR SWINGS AND NOT FEELING LIKE YOURSELF ## Well it is a type of steroid, so it can affect your bodily hormones and cause some mood swings and etc. These side effects are not very common and if you are taking it for awhile, they will normally wear off within a few weeks. And in this same way, yes it can sometimes affect intimacy for awhile while your body is adjusting to the medication. ...
Updated 7 years ago in Prednisone.
Fri, Jun 15 '07, 8:36 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 172048
prednisone
54899 on one side, scored on back. mg??? ## The pill you have is Prednisone (10 mg). To learn more information about Prednisone, please follow the link below... Did you have any questions or comments to add? Please post back if you. ...
Updated 4 years ago in Prednisone.
Tue, Dec 15 '09, 1:36 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 170989
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Updated 9 years ago in Prednisone.
Sun, May 08 '05, 8:48 AM   0 
prednisone
replacement with no side effects ...
Updated 9 years ago in Prednisone.
Mon, Jun 13 '05, 3:43 PM   0 
what is prednisone used for
what is prednisone used for ? i have it at home and i dont now what they use it for . so need you'll to help figure it out. ## Hello, Mushtaaq! How are you? Prednisone is a steroid class medication that has several different medical uses, such as treating severe allergic reactions, immune disorders and swelling. Learn more Prednisone details here. Its side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, fluid retention, facial swelling and elevated heart rate. Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 9 months ago in Prednisone.
Sat, Dec 28 '13, 10:01 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 257699
prednisone 20
can prednisone 20mg be taken as a maintenance medicine paired with ansimar? ## I ahave 5mg pills of predinsone how much should a 14 yr old weighing 137 have in a day??? ...
Updated 2 years ago in Prednisone.
Sat, Sep 15 '12, 6:30 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 210693
in prednisone
if alergic to asprin should i take prednisone ...
Updated 4 years ago in Prednisone.
Mon, Jan 18 '10, 8:31 AM   0 
Prednisone 3mg
What are side-effects of Prednisone? ## You can view details about the side effects associated with Prednisone by following the link below: NOTE: You may need to scroll down to the section called "Side-effects" as it is a long list. Did you have any other questions or comments to add? Please post back if you do. ...
Updated 3 years ago in Prednisone.
Sun, Jul 24 '11, 4:53 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 220460
Prednisone 5mg
round,white,pill,v5094 ## Just to clarify, the pill you have is Prednisone (5 mg). Prednisone is a synthetic corticosteroid drug that is particularly effective as an immunosuppressant, and affects virtually all of the immune system. It is used to treat certain inflammatory diseases and (at higher doses) cancers, but has significant adverse effects. To learn more information about Prednisone, please follow the link below... Did you have any questions or comments to add? Please post back if you. ## APO 5 written on a white small round shape tablet. Please inform me what is the name of this tablet. ## My full body affected by huge Allergy.Last four days I have been taking: everyday Prednisone 5 mg 4 tablet as one doge and every after 6 hrs Hydroxyzine 25 mg green 2 capsule at a time. But t... ...
Updated 4 years ago in Prednisone.
Fri, Jun 11 '10, 1:07 AM   3  Subscribe to thread 168608
what is prednisone used to treat
Will prednisone help with swelling & pain due to a toothache? ## Hello, Brenda! How are you? I'm sorry that you're suffering from a toothache. No, Prednisone is a steroid and it will not help with such an issue. If you have a toothache, you most likely have an infection, which will require an antibiotic and proper dental treatment. Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 1 month ago in Prednisone.
Fri, Sep 12 '14, 3:52 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 272968
prednisone 20mg scared plz help
I was prescribed 20 mg of prednisone for an abnormal lump on my leg, i wasn't aware of any of the terrible side affects and took it the first day feeling quite moody and pretty much lost sense of time, when i went to bed my legs began to ache terribly and my heart wouldn't stop pounding. I didn't sleep much at all and when i did i experienced terrible and odd nightmares. I am supposed to take it for 5 days once a day, but i refuse to take anymore because i simply can't handle the side effects. I haven't taken my second dose... i feel okay since i haven't taken anymore but am afraid since i have read and heard how dangerous it is to suddenly stop taking a medication. Will only one days dosage affect me? Please help....... ## Hello, Mrs. Parsons! How are you doing?... ...
Updated 5 months ago in Prednisone.
Sat, May 10 '14, 7:50 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 256089
Prednisone 10mg
Can someone take 10 mg of Prednisone then just stop or do you have to taper off? ## Just one tablet likely won't require a taper, but it's also not going to help you much, since that won't give it a chance to have much of a therapeutic effect in the body. Learn more Prednisone details here. Did you suffer some odd side effects from it that is making you stop it? ## I have been to dr today. Have been taking Rulide fir4days. She changed it over cilex 500 mg 3 x a day. Also out me on prednisolone 25mg. I have only taken one tablet. I cannotsleep and jaw is clenshing. Been reading up on side effects. I am going to Bali in a few days. Dont want to risk picking up a stimach bug. But have a tight chest with coughing and sire throaght. What should i do?? I also take zelitrex 500mg d... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Prednisone.
Wed, Jun 05 '13, 11:08 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 236845

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