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Can prednisone cause drowsiness

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Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

AM having a contrast procedure ,and doctor prescribe2days of prednisone before it. the drug is making me sleep all the time.Did the pharma give me the wrong drug? ... View answer

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Dr.  Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

i take 88 mgs thyroxine daily. Was on 5 mgs daily of prednisone for adrenal gland but was exhausted so have been on 10 mgs of prednisone. It has helped the exhaustion,much better, have my energy back ... View answer

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Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

Hi I went to the er yesterday for severe hives and trouble breathing. They gave me prednisone ... if there was something non drowsy I could take so I am not sleeping the day away. They couldn't help because... View answer

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Dr.   Sudhir MD

I feel Drowsy, even in office, sometimes it is uncontrollable nap. My Cholesterol levels are well in control but for triglycerides (275). I am obese but quite active. ... View answer

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Dr.  Ashok Kumar MD

hello why do i feel sleepy after an 8 hour sleep...i am 52 years old. View answer

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Dr.   Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

ordered me famciclovir 500 mg three times a day and hydroxine hcl 25 mg. Also, I was given prednisone ... View answer

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Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

I fell and hit my side Thursday while being silly with my daughters, I fear I have a cracked rib but have no ins as I was laid off July 2009 and am still unemployed. I n eed to know what I can take to help me sleep. I have... View answer

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Dr. Sweta Parikh MD

I feel tired most of the time. During the week I get around 7 hours of sleep a night. On the weekend I don t work so I find myself sleeping 12 hours a day. I will also get lightheaded easily. My bloodpressure resting is a... View answer

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Dr. Sumanth Amperayani MD

my 18 month ol son had a temperature 2 days ago and woke up with a fever yesterday morning. after administering nurofen ibruprofen temp. went down and he seemed a little perkier by the afternoon. Again this morning he has... View answer

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Dr.  Nupur K MD

I am 62. Male. Weight 13 stone. Height 6ft 2 ins. No medical conditions. I feel tired from 16.00hrs each day. I fall asleep in front of the TV. I wake every morning at 4.30. I am drinking twice as much fluid per day as 3... View answer

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Dr. Benard Shehu MD

hi thank you asking HCM no your symptoms are not typical of inguinal hernia. please do blood work and biochemical exam. Dr.Benard

Dr.  Divakara MD

Hi It will cause excess drowsiness but nothing serious.

Dr. Suresh K Yadav MD

it is safe if taken by mistake, may cause slight drowsiness.