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dialysis and prednisone

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Fluid retention: Discuss this with your physician at the first opportunity. The physician knows all the facts about you and can make a proper decision for you.
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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 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: There is no natural substitute for prednisone.
Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience Holistic Medicine
Hydrocortisone: hydrocortisone is the bio identical form of prednisone. DHEA is a natural precursoer to cortisol
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barbara Toppin
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many things: Prednisone is corticosteroid which treats many different problems such as allergic disorders, skin conditions, ulcerative colitis, arthritis, lu ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Mund
45 years experience Rheumatology
It depends: As with any medication, if it is prescribed by a physician to treat a particular illness or problem it is safe, as long as it is used as prescribed.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience Rheumatology
Possible: Although used to treat allergies, some people indeed are allergic!
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Deltasone (prednisone): There are many, many indications for Deltasone (prednisone). See: http://www.drugs.com/pro/deltasone.html
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stanley Alexander
61 years experience Rheumatology
PREDNISONE A STEROID: Prednisone is a synthetic cortisone. The body makes cortisone, a natural hormone made in adrenal glands. The body converts it to Hydrocortisone to bec ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Prednisone: Hello, Prednisone is a steroid medication and is used by physicians quite frequently to reduce inflammation. After the medication has been completed y ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
32 years experience Rheumatology
No: There is no medicince except for a different form of steroid that will have the effects of prednisone. They all will have the similar steroid effects.
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