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  1. Pseudo Tumore Eye
    ... the optic muscle. I was treated with large doses of Prednisone ( A streroid) was some improvement for a short period...

  2. Is it PFAPA or another auto inflammatory disease?
    ... disease. So we experimented with taking high doses of Prednisone on the first two days of his symptoms worsening. ... but the doctor seems to be thinking PFAPA. Sure, Prednisone helps, but fevers aren't high, normal still isn't...
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  3. PFAPA -what?
    ... We've already been told about various treatments - prednisone , removing tonsils, etc. I guess what I am wondering...
    ... rheumatologist diagnosed her with PFAPA. He put her on prednisone for three months. The fevers started coming every ... seemed to mask it. I was very unsettled about the prednisone so I decided to look into other options. In May...
    ... fevers and joint pain every month,.Since she was put on Prednisone in June fevers seem to be better. She will be 9 in...

  4. Can you have mastocytosis without the skin lesions?
    ... been treated with antihistamines, antidepressants, prednisone , and I've been allergy tested as well, showing a lot...

  5. MY 7ry OLD SON HAS PFAPA (PERIODIC FEVER SYNDRME)
    ... fevers, The only treatment for them is a low dose of prednisone , That they say helps them. But as the child gets older...
    ... fevers, The only treatment for them is a low dose of prednisone , That they say helps them. But as the child gets older...
    ... fevers, The only treatment for them is a low dose of prednisone , That they say helps them. But as the child gets older...

  6. Cold induced hives
    ... doctor on tuesday and she prescribed Claritin and prednisone . Neither have had any effect whatsoever. I need...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Claritin

  7. PFAPA (Periodic Fever Syndrome)
    ... elevated SED rate, elevated CR protein. Now we're on the prednisone which is making her fevers come every 7 days. I'm...
    ... elevated SED rate, elevated CR protein. Now we're on the prednisone which is making her fevers come every 7 days. I'm...
    ... confirmed what we expected...PFAPA. We started the Prednisone but the episodes came every 2 weeks (but at least...
    ... day. No other symptoms other than the sore throat. Prednisone works except brings on the episodes more often but...

  8. My five year old son has periodic fevers - PFAPA (Periodic Fever Syndrome)
    ... After ONE, very low dose (20 mg) of the steriod Prednisone , his fever went away and didn't come back (except...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Motrin Tylenol

  9. my 3 year old granddaughter has been running a high fever for the last year every 6 w
    ... Just recently did the mouth sores start. Although prednisone works great to get rid of all symptoms, her fevers...

  10. Pfapa
    ... episodes are usually every month but since she started in prednisone , episodes have been every 2 -3 weeks. THe other alternativ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: kineret

  11. Sulfasalazine for Delayed Pressure Urticaria
    ... usually reccommend allergy medication, I also tried Prednisone but was not successful with results. I on the other...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Sulfasalazine

  12. PFAPA or Periodic Fever Syndrome
    ... posting here is that I'am very concern about drug Prednisone that is beeing prescribed for this condition (note ... resolve by itself without any long-term sequelae. Prednisone is corticosteroid and as all other corticosteroidis ... with corticosteroids and ruin their overall health? Prednisone affects how immune system works thus not letting child...
    ... to say that the dangers of a single monthly dose of Prednisone seem a small price to pay for the normalization of...
    ... Yogahome, You stated that "...a single monthly dose of Prednisone seem a small price to pay...", as I posted earlier ... about Prednisone , I will again emphasise dangers of using this drug ... difficulty breathing or swallowing, rash, hives, itching... Prednisone may slow growth and development in children. Your ... Talk to your child's doctor about the risks of giving prednisone to your child. Prednisone may increase the risk that ... osteoporosis. Talk to your doctor about the risks of taking prednisone and about things that you can do to decrease the chance ... will develop osteoporosis. Some patients who took prednisone or similar medications developed a type of cancer ... sarcoma. Talk to your doctor about the risks of taking prednisone . Prednisone may cause other side effects. Of course...
    ... the unexplained fevers and other symptoms. As to prednisone usage, I am not a doctor or any kind of medical person...
    ... PatriciaB, my intention for emphasising the dangers of prednisone usage was neither to discourage and scare parents...
    ... patients that don't fit that mold either. Actually, prednisone was one of the drugs that NIH is willing to let patients...
    ... a gamble. Doctors suggest giving a small dose of prednisone at the beginning of each episode. I read that this ... sound like much of help. Has anyone treated it with prednisone or cimetidine? What did you think about it? We...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol Cimetidine

  13. My DD was DX with PFAPA
    ... each bout. The infectious diseases doctor prescribed prednisone , and it was the wonder drug it was hailed to be. ...

  14. Could this be polycythemia?
    ... kill her. In fact, she was told that she had to be on prednisone to prevent her lungs from collapsing. One doctor even...
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  15. Retroperitoneal Fibrosis
    ... Rhumatologist who prescribed Tamoxifen twice daily and prednisone (starting with 64 mg. I am now down to 4 mg. Cat scans...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tamoxifen

  16. Delayed Pressure Urticaria
    ... condition before and whichever drug we tried (except for prednisone ), it didn't work. Now, my last hope was cyclosporin ... ago, but i didn't want to go to ER, i took 75mg of prednisone myself (i've been on prednisone for about 8 years ... Now, when "i feel it coming", i just pump up with prednisone , i'm too scared to wait... Did anyone had the same...

  17. Familial Mediterranean fever---NEED HELP!!!
    ... hospitalized. I had stomach problems, and was put on prednisone for rashes. I also was seeing a PT for joint pain...
    ... experienced were on my face. They were treated with Prednisone , and accompanied by a fever. They were never diagnosed...
    ... flare-ups. I am still on colchicine, but also take prednisone and placquenil. These two additional medications...
    ... help for a while. Now I am getting large doses of prednisone by IV and that helps too. At this point I am trying ... eumatologists in the area to try other drugs instead of the prednisone , but have had no success. I also contacted Dr. Daniel...

  18. facial swelling-fluid retention-edema?-please read
    ... allergic to. They did not put me on a high dose of prednisone and the symptoms were facial swelling edema (which ... finally was Sudafed 12 hr release plus allegra and prednisone . But when I took the Sudafed 12 hr for the first...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Allegra sudafed

  19. Delayed Pressure Urticaria
    ... Clarinex (no good), Allegra (NOPE). Finally put me on a prednisone pack for one week to kick them out of me. Plus I take...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Allegra Clarinex Claritin Zyrtec

  20. severe steroid withdrawels...i've never been the same
    ... THEN WHEN I GET OUT THEY PUT ME ON THE PILL FORM ( PREDNISONE ). I GO THROUGH TERRIBLE PAIN. THE DOC SAYS THEY HAVE...
    ... Pred. Especially in my hands and knees. I've been on prednisone since last March. Starting out at 60mg a day and now ... system is attacking my liver. There is no cure and Prednisone is the only treatment for it. I also take 1000 mg...
    ... to keep your bones healthy. I was put back on the prednisone about a month ago due to pnuemonia....& i hate to...
    ... things all from the steroids. I'm allergic to the prednisone but they have to give it to me anyway. I usually just...
    ... Been Thru. Can I Ask What You Mean By Allergic To Prednisone ? How Did They Determine That? What Type Of Reaction...
    ... end numerous times, from the age of 9-13 I was on prednisone when my asthma would get bad. I know it helped to ... of age I was 170 pounds, when I discontinued the prednisone I lost 50 pounds in 6 months. But I didn't know until ... tell me I guess. I recently watched a special on prednisone ... it is seen by many as the "miracle" drug. I does ... save lives but there are many costs to pay. Prednisone can detereorate your joints. There have been many ... people needed hip and knee replacement after prolonged prednisone use. I NEVER had any problems with pain like you ... are describing after going off the prednisone , but it would concern me a great deal after watching...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Medrol

  21. Tolosa-Hunt Syndrome or Orbital Myositis?
    ... they both are pretty rare. He put me on 100mg of prednisone for 2 days and then taper to 60 mg until further notice...

  22. TTP - I need answers
    ... been promising outcomes with immunotherapy drugs ( prednisone , vincristine, cyclosporine, and others). Good luck...
    Medications also discussed in this post: cyclosporine

  23. Need HELP, Please!!!
    ... down about one degree. My son receives one dose of Prednisone one time during the fever occurance. It cuts the fever...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Motrin Tylenol

  24. Neurocardiogenic Syncope
    ... I haven't ever used Prednisone - sorry I can't help. Congrats on the marriage the ... concerned about the florinef and suggested I switch to prednisone . I thought prednisone was harder on the body than ... florinef. Has anyone had experence using prednisone to manage their low bp? Thanks ~ Z...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Florinef

  25. Delayed Pressure Urticaria
    ... I have to switch. When all else fails I will use prednisone as I need a life and it will usually get rid of the...
    ... Benedryl, Hydroxizine, Ranitidine, Singulair, Adovan, and prednisone . Nothing has had any noticable effect, the hives ... can't take anything but acetaminifin (spelling?) or prednisone . I have had more steriods than a professional football...
    ... did not prevent them. So I moved on to Steriods - Prednisone . I started at 30mg/day, after 6 months went to 20mg ... together as it didn't do anything and only take the 10mg prednisone every A.M. I have my blood tested every 6 months...
    ... Anyway, I called my doctor and he called in a prednisone prescription, which alleviated the itching and took ... away a lot of the swelling. Of course, I can't take prednisone forever, and he has me tapering off for the next two...
    ... I am just working on getting rid of this 12 pounds prednisone gave me. He said I should lose most of it since it...
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  26. Rare skin disorder info requested
    ... to help progression. Choice of treatment for me is Prednisone and Colchacine. Antibiotics are used when serios flare...

  27. pyroderma gangrenosum
    ... in another state now and my Dr.s herehave had me on prednisone 60mg but it is not working...the only thing that I...
    ... I to am taking prednisone for pg, like you and others it does help for a few ... know how much more of this I can take.I was on 60mg. prednisone with very little inprovement then it just stopped...
    ... very much like to know what the drug is...60mg. of prednisone a day is simply not helping,nor is the Keflex..I'll...
    ... the hopital again. I couldn't breathe and was put on prednisone and the inflammation was gone within 24 hours. I went ... with pyroderma gangrenosum. I started a regimn of prednisone and dapsone. I couldn't handle the effects of the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Keflex Lasix prograf

  28. PFAPA or Periodic Fever Syndrome
    ... anyone else experience this? The doctors tried the prednisone , but it made the fevers come more frequently. He...
    ... month when she was sick (june 6), we did 2 days of the prednisone . i read that this sometimes helps them get better...
    ... month when she was sick (june 6), we did 2 days of the prednisone . i read that this sometimes helps them get better...
    ... diagnosis, just a "ruling out" of everything else. the prednisone worked wonders when we tried it for the first time ... she suffered 3 episodes in august. (because of the prednisone , only lasted 1-2 days each time) good luck researching...
    ... but now she is certain. We started him on steroids ( prednisone ) immediately and will see how it goes. Since he is...
    ... stomatitis The only drug that has ever worked is Prednisone . . . within one hour of taking it, she would almost...
    ... Just recently did the mouth sores start. Although prednisone works great to get rid of all symptoms, her fevers...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cimetidine TAGAMET

  29. PFAPA or Periodic Fever Syndrome
    ... symptoms that indicate them. Our specialist recommends prednisone - one dose orally at the onset of the fevers. We will ... effect. We hope this really is PFAPA, that the prednisone helps, and that she will grow out of it. Whether...
    ... an episode they are treated with a single dose of Prednisone . This usually aborts the PFAPA with two hours. It...
    ... you think I can talk my pediatrician into trying the prednisone just based on this. Certainly it couldn't hurt to...
    ... lab test and 3 lymph node biopsies. We are using Prednisone during attacks and it seems to be working pretty well...
    ... cranky and lethargic. The first specialist prescribed prednisone . I have only given my son one dose, as I am afraid...
    ... help tremenously. I have filled my prescription for prednisone but have not used it. My son used take it in small...
    ... called the Fever Board) we were offered the options of prednisone , cimetidine or a tonsillectomy. We ended up going ... times since the surgery. Given the side effects of prednisone therapy we felt that tonsillectomy carried fewer long...
    ... antobiotics. We are now going to try treating it with Prednisone (a steroid) at the onset of the fever. I'll let you...
    ... Kindergarten this year. We hadn't put her on the prednisone , but might need to now, so she might not miss so much...
    ... diagnosed her with PFAPA, and gave her a prescription for prednisone , 2 tsps every 8 hours for 3 doses. Now we are just ... waiting for the next fever to try the prednisone . Has this worked well for other children? Are there...
    ... Her tongue was white with "blisters." He gave the prednisone for the next one. Two weeks later (right on cue) ... it came and the prednisone knocked it out in one hour, tongue not white etc. ... later (2 days ago) she had another fever. We gave the prednisone , it worked within 8 hours, but not as fast as the ... kicked the fevers after the 3rd or 4th time using the prednisone . I hear this referred to as "fevers from unknown...
    ... as I can. My sons doctor has started giving him prednisone every time he gets a fever, but she only gives one ... because I have heard a lot of different things about prednisone . We are also trying to see about tonsilectomy because...
    ... looking for a solution. After several courses of Prednisone which seemed to work only on the fever (if he could...
    ... is just information i recieved from our doctor on prednisone that it will will make the episodes more frequent...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol Motrin TAGAMET Cimetidine