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how long does it take prednison to take effect for itching

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends: On the hives, prednisone dose, other medications you are on, the cause for the hives, if any. Kindly see your doctor and consider referral to a derma ... Read More

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See derm: Pregnancy alone can be associated with skin rash sometimes severe. A short-course of prednisone is the usual treatment . Benadryl (diphenhydramine) ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Nyquil: Nyquil is a cough medication that has several ingredients including an antihistamine. While I doubt that you'd have a serious interaction with the ata ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Sounds like an: allergic reaction or potentially a metabolic/liver issue. Make an appointment with an allergic for an evaluation.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Side effects: Prednisone cane cause a rash. Other side effects include: nervousness acne rash increased appetite hyperactivity frequent urination diarrhea re ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ayesha Siddiqi
30 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yeast Infection: try eating Yogurt and and if not getting better get an Rx for vaginal candidiasis due to antibiotics.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Prednisone itching: 28 M Ontario CA: Does oral prednisone reduce itching? Or just inflammation? Prescribed for contact dermatitis on face. Took pill 2 hr ago, still itch. ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Itching: there is a condition known as stress induced urticaria that can cause this. If you are anxious, seek help and your itching may be better. There may ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Kallal
22 years experience Dermatology
Treat cause: Did they say what the cause of the rash might be? It is always best to both treat the rash and the cause of the rash if known. Common rashes are due t ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Dr. Ashu Syal answered
29 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Sec infection?: Well there are two things that can go wrong with eczema- it can flare up. For that you need to look at the triggers and treat with steroid ointment. O ... Read More
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