Why is Prednisone,Biaxin xl and Expectorant prescribed for cold?
Brief Answer: It will reduce the swelling Detailed Answer: Hello Prednisone is a steroid and will help in reducing the inflammation/swelling associated with the cold. Since you are already on an antibiotic namely biaxin xl , you dont have to worry about the infection increasing. Short course of steroids is mostly harmless and will help in early recovery , please dont worry and take the prednisone. thanks
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