Prednisone makes me feel weak
Had I known anything about this horrible drug, I would have never taken the meds and let my sinus infection clear up on its own. Apparently this is quite common even when used short term. When I mentioned my hip pain to my MD, she only offered to order an x-ray.
Others, such as confusion, high blood pressure or a drop in potassium, can occur on a shorter time frame. After doing research on my own, I found all of you. I hope he has some different plan. In some cases this is a result of acute damage to the liver or kidney and as long as the causing agent isn't continuously taken, it will not cause permanent damage.
We were told that Prednisone can cause muscle weakness, and weakness of the thigh muscles in particular. Prednisone can also interact with many disease states or health conditions.
Why is this medication prescribed?
He had me stop with no tapper and I feel horrible. And to top it off, on the recent 3 days of 50 mg per day did not help with my ears. I get up times a night to change my clothes!
I have been referred to a gastroenterologist.
I will never take this again. According to medical references, abdominal distension is a possible side effect reported by studied patients taking prednisone. Now I am on prednisone. My daughter is 13 and on day 3 of panic attacks after taking the medicine for only 2 days.
Is it normal to put a 5-year-old on prednisone for 5 days? Then rest a couple minutes. I found that 4 foods trigger my inflammation; sugar, gluten, caffeine and alcohol. I hope this helps as I sure didn't know way back when what it could do to people that had to take it. The cure was some simple over-the-counter antifungal cream. Prednisolone is the active corticosteroid that is primarily responsible for the effects on inflammation. I am assuming that my pred protocol is pretty standard, starting off at 30mg and fairly quickly tapering down to 5mg.
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