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How effective is Prednisone for Inflammation?





Summary: 102 Prednisone users have rated its effectiveness for Inflammation.

Overall ratings: 3.0/5
Long term ratings: 3.3/5

This is a review of how effective Prednisone (prednisone) is for Inflammation and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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What is Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (view latest outcomes from 150,015 users)

Inflammation

Inflammation can be treated by Prednisone, Ibuprofen, Naproxen, Meloxicam, Celebrex, Mobic. (latest reports from Inflammation 19,526 patients)

On Dec, 18, 2014: 102 people are studied for taking Prednisone in Inflammation




Prednisone effectiveness for Inflammation


Long term Prednisone effectiveness for Inflammation

Prednisone effectiveness for Inflammation (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall235351812
Long term
(1+ years)
03351

Gender of people who take Prednisone for Inflammation * :

FemaleMale
Inflammation59.80%40.20%

Age of people who take Prednisone for Inflammation * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Inflammation0.00%0.00%2.94%10.78%16.67%24.51%31.37%13.73%

Who find Prednisone more effective for Inflammation?

Gender of people who find Prednisone more effective * :

FemaleMale
Inflammation66.67%33.33%

Age of people who find Prednisone more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Inflammation0.00%0.00%3.33%13.33%13.33%16.67%36.67%16.67%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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    I took (3) and spent the rest of the day contenplating Suicide.
    The rest of the Rx went in the Toilet by 7:pm.
    I wonder how many this Killed.
  • Prednisone induced cushing's syndrome
    Prescribed Prednisone 20mg twice daily. Took for six weeks and developed weaken muscles and swollen face. Was hospitalized and informed I had severe Cushing's Syndrome. Host of problems included glucose over 400, inflammed pancreas, triglycerides over 4,000 and vision problems. Muscles were wasted and weak so fell several times. Had to regain strength and learn to walk again with physical therapy. Left with foggy thinking, fatigue, muscle myopathy and peripheral neuropathy. Also developed osteopenia. Afterwards was placed on hydrocortisone and Lyrica for pain. Later found liver damage.
  • Prednisone side effect: hiccups
    I am taking prednisone for an allergic reaction to a bee sting. 20mg for 5 days, then 10mg for 5 days. Starting the second day, I have fairly consistent hiccups, which become more severe at night. I have also previously taken prednisone to tame a severe poison ivy rash and have had the same reaction.

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  • Prednisone mixed results-it lets me breath
    have been on prednisone now for 3 years straight. Am taking 30mg a day just to breath. every time i have tried to taper off i have ended up in the emergency room unable to breath. That has been 7 times in the last year. I am 49 years old and was in good health 3-4 years ago. got a cough and it has been down hill.Prednisone worked great at first but then it starts to destroy the body.Had nasal passage surgery(waste of time)have broken many ribs from coughing.painful.when you are on prednisone your body takes 3-5 times longer to heal.craked tailbone from a slip. have seen over 12 doctors.reasonable gueswork. My best doc which is mine says do you want to suffocate to death or let your body try and fix itself if it can. im not for suffocation at all. Just a good medicine to counter the angriness of the steroid. Any ideas i am all ears. oh ya my eyes are starting to go and my joints as well
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    Took this for 6 days, tapering at the end to treat a rash caused by a spider bite. The heartburn started on day 1 but the other symptoms didn't begin until day 4. None we're severe but they weren't fun either. The blurred vision was worst.

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  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • he was fine till he took prednizone 10 days died the next blood labs good before after sca ,v fib then vitals normal. angioplasty, good blood flow.pacemaker installed matched up then sca died 49 yrs old

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  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • I went to a Rheumatologist and he said I have Hashimoto disease and said its not serious enough to take meds for. The test is - Thyroid Peroxidase Antiboties - my number is 363. It says that is should be <9. I was wondering if these medications I am on could be causing abnormal reading. I do have severe inflammation due to serious injuries.

    Reply

    matypoe on Aug, 28, 2014:

    Please get treated! Go to a functional medicine doctor...those antibodies are way too high, no matter what the root cause...pick up the book Stop the Thyroid Madness, as well as The Root Cause by Isabela Wentz. Also check out Mary Shomon. There are FB Support Groups as well, including Hashimoto's 411, For Thyroid Patients Only, several others to find information and support, where we are all Hashi's sufferers. Please be your own best advocate and get to the right doctor (not an endo despite what you may have been led to believe) who will actually help you! I am a long time Hashimoto's patient, trust me!

    Reply

    SunnySky on Oct, 2, 2014:

    Amen to that regarding STTM. Take care!

    Reply

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