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How effective is Prednisone for Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy?





Summary: 7 Prednisone users have rated its effectiveness for Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy.

Overall ratings: 3.6/5
Long term ratings: 3.7/5

This is a review of how effective Prednisone (prednisone) is for Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy 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. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 150,015 users)

Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (rapidly progressive neuromuscular disease caused by opportunistic infection of brain cells) can be treated by Prednisone. (latest reports from Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy 5,165 patients)

On Dec, 21, 2014: 7 people are studied for taking Prednisone in Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy




Prednisone effectiveness for Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy


Long term Prednisone effectiveness for Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

Prednisone effectiveness for Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall02041
Long term
(1+ years)
01011

Gender of people who take Prednisone for Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy * :

FemaleMale
Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy57.14%42.86%

Age of people who take Prednisone for Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%14.29%85.71%

Who find Prednisone more effective for Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy?

Gender of people who find Prednisone more effective * :

FemaleMale
Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy40.00%60.00%

Age of people who find Prednisone more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%20.00%80.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • My finger tendons broke on prednisone
    Twelve years ago I was put on prednisone for sudden hearing loss. The prednisone helped the hearing loss (for as long as I took the drug; hearing loss returned after I stopped the prednisone.) But I kept getting ruptured tendons in my fingers, which I had to splint to use. I couldn't figure out why in heck this was happening. My doctor(s) didn't have a clue. I suspected the ruptures might have to do with prednisone. Now I know they were caused by it. When I stopped the prednisone, the tendon-ruptures stopped, too. This should be Must Tell information for any doctor who prescribes this dangerous drug.
  • Prednisone rx 3,3,2,2,1,1 plan suicidal haunts all day
    I came home from the Hospitol with a 3,3,2,2,1,1 Rx.
    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.
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    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.

    Any remedies? All I found, that works sometimes, is a scoop of peanut butter, didn't work last night though...
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    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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