What is Prednisolone?

Prednisolone can also be used as an immunosuppressive drug for organ transplants and in cases of adrenal insufficiency (Addison's disease). Corticosteroids inhibit the inflammatory response to a variety of inciting agents.

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I have been on prednisolone continuously for almost 15 years and apparently my natural 'cortosol' production is reduced. I've had multiple bypasses...

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It looks like you have been coping up well with the gradual reduction of prednisolone.
If the prednisolone would not had been enough for you...

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My mother has been prescribed prednisolone 40 mg tablet today after cataract surgery. Her blood sugar tested today is showing 397 after dinner 2...

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Thank you for posting a query here.

Look, prednisolone is a corticosteroid agent. It increases the blood sugar level by its anabolic...

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Would you prescribe methylprednisolone tablets to someone with strep throat ?
I went to the Er on tues and they said I had strep throat and...

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I have never prescribed methylprednisolone tablets for Strep sore throat. Because it is a steroid and steroid...

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