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Prednisone is a synthetic corticosteroid drug that is particularly effective as an immunosuppressive drug drug. It is used to treat ce...
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Prednisone for Inflammation
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Prednisone & Broken Ribs

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When they switched me to Prednisone from solumedrol dose...
" ...someone say they broke a rib from coughing? When they switched me to Prednisone from solumedrol dose pak, ...or two. They put me back on Solumedrol dose pack but ...its the worse pain of my ... "

rib taking a deep breath, I decided to wean myself off pred...
" ...have had both shoulders replaced before the Lupus diagnosis came ...replaced last week. When I broke a rib taking a deep breath, I decided to wean myself off pred...went from ... "

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in the Prednisone gives you some much needed relief....
" ...Prednisone gives you some much needed relief. And I'm hoping that the bone scan shows no mets. After a long spell of coughing my ribs would hurt, too. Turned out that what had happened was one ri... "

However, I am still a little upset you made me gain 14 lbs...
" ...miss it again. Prednisone, sorry I misjudged you for hu and didn't give you a chance. Thank you helping me get well. However, I am still a little upset you made me gain 14 lbs and won;t let... "

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- have you been on long-term prednisone? - and broke two...
" ...osteoporosis as well - have you been on long-term prednisone? - and broke two ribs this fall apparently from sneezing - weight-bearing exercise, calcium, VitD, and something like Fosomax or... "

down cough). The prednisone made me into super woman and...
" ...on board. They gave me Tylenol 3 (codiene helps ...soma (muscle relaxer) and prednisone (further shut down cough). The prednisone made me into super ...you can do about broken ribs except t... "

on Cellcept and Prednisone and I have appointments with...
" ...early August. I am currently on Cellcept and Prednisone and I have appointments with ...spasm. Much to my frustration, my Rheumy doesn't ...like walking around with broken ribs for 3 months... "

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with the pain but be aware it also causes more bone loss...
" ...I also have RA and Osteoporosis. Prednisone does help with the pain but be aware it also causes more bone loss. My Rheumy took ...on the other, several broken ribs, broken skull, punctured lun... "

like I have broken ribs. My doc always raises my prednisone...
" When my Lupus flared 2 years ago, ...that feel like I have broken ribs. My doc always raises my prednisone and then taper down to ...happened more frequently. I've been on Lortabs since. I start... "

I re-broke a rib coughing! Ever since I got diagnosed...
" Jack, I re-broke a rib coughing! Ever since I got ...it is the WG, the Pred. or some other med. It ...I still have to take hydrocodone to make it through a meeting... "

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