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Can taking prednisone cause swollen testicles

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Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

I started taking prednisone three days ago in preparation for an upcoming surgery, yesterday my left testicle became a little swollen and very sore. Is this a possible side effect. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

I have adrenal insufficiency . The last time I stopped taking prednisone I ended up in the hospital ..., Endocrinologist . She recommended prednisone 10mg BID. I finally received my approval for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)
Dr.     Jnikolla MD

Took Prednisone & Azithromycin in early November for acute bronchitis . X-ray to r/o pneumonia vs bronchitis. NP couldn't hear breath sounds in right lung base. Was difficult to take deep breaths at the time ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jnikolla ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Nishad BN MD

I am concerned about beginning to take PREDNISONE ORAL TABLETS FOR 10 DAYS. I went to the ear nose ... if I could be prediabetic like my spouse, but it is dangerous to take Prenisone if you have... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nishad BN ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

I have been prescribed 5 day prednisone treatment (10mg 2x daily). I am down to my last dose tonight and do not want to take it cause I can't sleep and it causes me great leg cramping at night.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.   Dorina Gurabardhi MD

I m taking prednisone for a rash. The rash has gone away but, I work outside and now my arms and face are red and swollen. Especially my ears. Do I need to go see the doctor or just keep those parts ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Saranya Ramadoss MD

I am trying to assist my stepson who is 49 years olc, he just started experiencing swelling of the ankles, and was taking prednisone to eliminate the swelling, but is now getting progressively worse ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saranya Ramadoss ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

for RA, lupus or gout. But it they did show an increase in inflammatory markers. He has taken Prednisone ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.       Honey Arora MD

Hi, my doctor just put me on Prednisone and I m having a slight headache, my face is flushed ... and the same symptoms accured. Can I take something to make it stop? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr.  Pranay Pradeep Budkule MD

I am taking a new medicine Prednisone. I have only taken two pills for two days. This was given ... concerned that the prednisone is causing this and I need your advise. Blaine Crawford ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pranay Pradeep Budkule ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

this is not typical of prednisone

Dr.  Shahid Hassan MD

take antibiotic. get examined for cause of cough first.

Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

No, it does not cause such side effect.