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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...Read on Wikipedia
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ng term effects of prednisone. My love/hate drug of choice!...
" ...to take hold. For the first week after I broke my ribs I kept re-injuring them but I've gone a whole ...there. You gotta love the long term effects of prednisone. My love/hate drug of choice... "
ith the pain but be aware it also causes more bone loss....
" Melynda, I also have RA and Osteoporosis. Prednisone does help with the pain but be aware it also causes more bone loss. My Rheumy took me ...ankle on the other, several broken ribs, broken skull,... "
- have you been on long-term prednisone? - and broke two...
" ...work with - I have 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... "
efinitely think that reducing the pred exacerbates the...
" ...I need to go. I definitely think that reducing the pred exacerbates the problem. But, I ...so fast. I've had 3 broken ribs and 7 broken vertebrae from... "
is such a two edged sword. It keeps my quality of...
" ...be good now and take my pred. I'm back on 40 mg ...within just a few hours. Prednisone is such a two edged sword. It keeps my quality of life ...over the years - 3 broken ribs, 7 crushed vertebrae,... "
I have used Prednisone which cause osteoporosis. I have now...
" I have used Prednisone which cause osteoporosis. I have now ...bones as I had three broken ribs in the last... "
When they switched me to Prednisone from solumedrol dose...
" Did someone say they broke a rib from coughing? When they switched me to Prednisone from solumedrol dose pak, things ...rib or two. They put me back on Solumedrol dose pack but if ...cough its the worse... "
king a deep breath, I decided to wean myself off pred...wen...
" Tanya, I have had both shoulders replaced before the Lupus diagnosis came to the ...knees replaced last week. When I broke a rib taking a deep breath, I decided to wean myself off... "
o too. I have been on prednisone for four years , they say t...
" ...I have a had a fractured pelvis and four broken ribs. They are due from stress fractures. I did not ...I'm being treated for ostero too. I have been on prednisone for four years , they say that is what... "
n the Prednisone gives you some much needed relief. A...
" ...Hope the increase in the 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... "
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