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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
10 years experience Family Medicine
Cough: It is important to know when did the symptoms begin and what was your diagnosis. If overall you are feeling better then cough may subside soon but if ... Read More
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Dr. James Burns
37 years experience Emergency Medicine
That seems to be the: typical fix for coughing from an urgent care facility. Probability this time of year in the northeast, especially if you are a smoker or live with o ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ashley Emmert
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: That low of a dose is unlikely to be effective. It also depends what you are taking it for.
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
WHY??: Exactly why are you taking this? There is no answer without the details. In general the dosepak is prescribed by Drs who are very shallow in understan ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Too much stimulant.: I'd be concerned about the additive side effects of that combination. By different mechanisms, both Sudafed and Methylprednisolone can act as stimula ... Read More
Dr. Katherine Caldwell
17 years experience General Practice
Carefully, sure: Methylprednisolone is a "cortico-steroid", which some people can find stimulating, or have trouble sleeping while they are taking the pills. If you ha ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
Medrol: There is no reason not to take a steroid pack every month IF THERe IS medical indication for prescribing that. However steroids taken too frequently ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Not to often : This needs to be evaluated to clarify why the dosepacks are being given.
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Greenbaum
37 years experience Rheumatology
Now: Gentle stretching exercises to strengthen your back are almost always appropriate.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leslie Leighton
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Varies: Uaually fairly quickly. If no effect within 5 to 7 daya probably not going to see much additional improvement
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Pospisil
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Prednisone with wt i: Cortisone is used to rapidly reduce inflammation in an attempt to gain relief of sharp pain. Thus it is meant to be only a short duration medication a ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edwin Schuller
45 years experience Family Medicine
3/yr: Really no limit but typically 3/yr.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
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