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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Prednisone treatment for itp

Premium Questions

Dr. Geeta Sundar MD

I am currently on Predisone 20 mg and I feel so bad - due to ITP - when the doc takes me off - will it get better?????? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geeta Sundar ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Shailja Puri MD

My Son is diagnosed with ITP on 23/12/2015. he was admitted in hospital & discharged on 28 ... treatment on right track? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

I have Chronic ITP my treatment is Nplate injection when my Platelets drop low. At time the Nplate lasts for 3 weeks with numbers 100 to 325 I take weekly CBC . At times my platelet count will be example ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

I have internal Hemerriods from Radiation treatments for prostate cancer . I have been taking Hem Clear herbal and it has helped. I also have ITP my question does taking Hem Clear have any negitive ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Indranil Ghosh MD

Hi. My daughter has been diagnosed with ITP. She was hospitalized when her platelet count was >10. She was given 80 mg prednisone for 2 days. No effect. Dexamethasone 40mg for 4 days, her platelet ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indranil Ghosh ( Oncologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

I am 33 years old, metal worker. I have been dignosed with ITP about four months ago and ITP worth goes up and down. Last time before I decided to take prednison, the worth was only 29000. Though i ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr.  Meera V MD

-episode of ITP. Within 3 days of hospitalisation and Prednisone (Methyl) given thru glucose transfusion the count ...Hi, I am Pratik 31yr old male from India. I have Acute ITP. The first time occured... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Meera V ( Hematologist)
Dr.  Pradeep Kumar MD

About 2 months ago my baby was diagnost with ITP his platelet count dropped to 4000. Doctors .... According to the lab work his platelet count is at 550,000. can this be to the prednisone he has been ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pradeep Kumar ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Prof. Kunal Saha MD

I was recently diagnosed with ITP after having the Norwalk virus last month. last week I had gotten ... the diarrhea. I was taking 60 mg of prednisone, I have been slowly weaning off and I am at 30 mg. I feel... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Jawahar Ticku MD

My Mother is 90 years old and has ITP with low blood platelets. She cannot take aspirin or blood .... Doctor prescribed Prednisone. I am concerned about giving that to her due to side effects. She just had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jawahar Ticku ( Oncologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ganesh MD

liver function test need to be done, according to the findings treatment depends on. good luck.

Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

Short term will not affect. if you want to take it for long time then consult your doctor