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Can I take midol if im on prednisone

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Penicillin: Penicillin is an antibiotic and treats infections, Prednisone is a steroid and treats inflammation, they are not given for the same condition, so you ... Read More

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Dr. Arthur Mandelin
19 years experience Rheumatology
Fast: Assuming the partial word in your question is "system, " the answer is that Prednisone works very quickly, usually within a few days at most and often ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
No: No.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Comments: There are studies to suggest that ingestion of steroids once daily may mitigate some of the typical steroid side effects, so it is certainly worth a t ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Many issues: There are a lot of issues we need to know to answer that question. Why you taking it? Sometimes Prednisone is given intermittently. Sometimes people n ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Likely: How were the pills stored? What is the expiration date? If the medication is still within the expiration date, it is okay to take it. If it past the e ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
The start: Of the test is an injection of the Cortrosyn with a baseline cortisol. If you can increase the cortisol in 30 and 60 minutes then your own production ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Depends: What is the Prednisone supposed to fix? May be it is asthma? Inhaled steroids would be safer.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
31 years experience Holistic Medicine
Dose, etiology, time: Of onset of back pain vs start of prednisone. What work up done to justify use of steroids?
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Chest pain: Please see your health care provider before treating yourself with Prednisone or any prescription medication. There are many causes of chest area pain ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Mila McManus
20 years experience Family Medicine
Morning: Prednisone can affect your sleep, so best to take in the morning. Also, taking it in the morning will best mimick what the body's own production of s ... Read More
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