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Prednisone

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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 & Tums

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" ...prednisone would help prolong his walking he started using this medicine last year in june or july he is still walking today but my son has walked on his tip toes though since he was 2 yrs old the ... "

" ...when on high dose pred. For me, the problem ...up more now that I'm on lower dose pred, but could be related ...on the higher doses. I tried Tums and they aren't good enough. A friend recentl... "

" ...a heart attack sometimes! Not sure if you are taking Prednisone, but that causes horrible indigestion for me sometimes. Once ...seems to go away. Sometimes TUMS helps but I wouldn't say too ... "

" ...likely culprit to me. My husband had terrible acid reflux with the prednisone, which went away as soon as he ...that. He was taking Tums and sleeping sitting ...as much as just getting off ... "

" ...to Dr the first of June with really raspy lungs and she put me on predisone and amoxcillian ...up and my heartburn was over the top . After starting prelosec and tums my asthma went away . Bad... "

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" ...really should be while being on pred. I take Prevacid and I ...doc told me to take my Prevacid in the am and ...Pepcid (over the counter) or Tums at night. It really helps alot. Hope t... "

" ...use Tums for extra calcium when Alec was on Prednisone. It work... "

" ...think. I do take Tums which is a calcium supplement, have been taking quite a few for the past few months as I am currently on prednisone and I it gives me the worse Heart Burn ever. Plus I... "

" ...really grateful to my doctor for prescribing prednisone when I need it. ...work . I have been on prednisone for a long time ...before bed which helps me to sleep. Tums helps with indigestion ... "

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" ...or pudding. Our daughter takes her pred and her MTX this way. ...horse pills so they switched her to Tums (wintergreen flavor) and she does fine with those. As for... "

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