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    Prednisolon?

    My doctor put me (among other meds: Imurel, Colchisin) on Prednisolon starting 20mg/day for one week. Reducing down with 2,5mg/weekly. Now I´m taking 12,5mg/day and start getting back all the tingles, pain in my joints etc.. So I have a question ( See post

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  • pollyjj

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    I am ok at the moment but am dreading the next infection when the docs say antibiotics and steroids. The steroids make me so ill I said I will never take them again, does anyone know what other treatment can be given? pollyxx continue reading

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  • keith49

    Prednisolone

    About three weeks ago i got a lung infection, and my GP put me on a 5 day course of Rulide 300mg. and Augmentin Duo Forte 875mg-125mg. When there was no difference in my condition I had to repeat the same 5 day course, but to no effect so he put continue reading

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  • mickymouse123

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    only diagnosed mild copd nov 13 had breathing problems going up stairs and walking fast little down ,told had lung infection given pred but told only take if need be so didn't take at all seemed ok got second lung infection now taking pred and continue reading

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    Prednisolone

    Hi, I've been taking this for a few days now 6 tabs a day, and have been suffering with pain in my breasts, also neary finished a course of anti biotcs, has anyone else had this, it hurts mainly down the sides, bit confused about this as have See post

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  • maywing

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    what is happening to me. I have already posted about my situation so here is an update. I was on 5mg of steroid since November and then one month ago started to feel sick and tired, headaches and confusion blurred vision. Last week the dr said he continue reading

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    I've been having pred for a decade or more, with exacerbations but recently I've discovered some worrying side-effects which I would never have known about had a respiratory nurse not called unannounced and told me what was happening. I was in See post

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  • gocat

    Prednisolone

    How quickly does this work for you. My hubby started getting breathing problems today and was advised to start his emergency pack of Prednisolone According to him they started helping a lot within an hour.which is great. Is that usual continue reading

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  • Alan55

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    Hi all am still waiting for referral to autoimmune specialist .now 7 weeks on from latest attack. Have symptoms of sjogrens and rheumatoid arthritis plus few others. Went to see my gp this morning and she has decided to go down the route that the continue reading

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  • Lorraine44

    Prednisolone

    Hi, my husband has been prescribed 20mg daily of Prednisolone( 4 tablets) . Can anyone tell me whether you are supposed to take all the tablets together or split the dose up a bit? Also, can you have the flu jab when on these tablets continue reading

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    PREDNISOLONE

    I have been on and off pred for 15 years (since December 12 and present i've had IV methylpred several times as in patient ) and since January 13, ive been on on 60mg pred (which have been tapered several times to 20mg but put back up to 60mg and See post

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  • pollyjj

    Prednisolone

    I usually avoid these like the plague, I get really bad side effects, how people manage on constant doses I do not know. I have taken my third day of 30mgs and I can already start to feel the effects when I washed my face in the shower the continue reading

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  • Binkey

    Prednisolone

    I have been very ill for about 3 months now down to another flare.My hands are so painful and I am so tired.It took my GP,s referal to finally get an early appointment and that took two week's.I have spent a lot of time going back to my bed as all continue reading

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  • Dubliner1

    Prednisolone

    Getting very bad feet numbness on 12.5 pred. Any advice please continue reading

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  • Hidden

    prednisolone

    Has anyone been prescribed prednisolone, I have been given these to take for 7 days, as tramadol; and paracetamol are not working, seems a scarey steroid from what I have just read on the huge leaflet which came with them, any advice will be See post

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  • kujude

    Prednisolone

    Hi again has anyone been steroid dependant i've weaned of sinc dec cant get below 10 mg all symptoms come back sob wheezing cough all day and in night my cons said i cant stay on them not even maintenance dose continue reading

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  • heatherp

    Prednisolone

    Has anyone had to wait ages for it to kick in?! I started on 10mg a day about 11 days ago, and feel as though I've really gone backwards! Stopped leflunomide at the same time, and am currently just on pred and hydroxy, but feeling joint pains continue reading

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  • AnthonyHeard

    Prednisolone

    Just wondered what side effects had been encountered by anyone who has taken Prednisolone/Steroids in treating their ITP ? I have thankfully been free of all medication since September 2010 following successful Rituximab treatment. I had continue reading

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  • Hidden

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    Evening all, went to doctors today with persistent cough and breathlessness, been a good few weeks, said I had a chest infection ( 2nd one in 3 months ) got antibiotics and prednisolone 5mg, read side effects and it seems like scary medicine, has See post

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  • Jane123

    Prednisolone

    HI, I been on prednisolone for months , reduce the dose gradually to nil 3 weeks ago, now I am feeling very depression is this the tablets and now long doe,s it last? Thanks Jane continue reading

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