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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Steroid medicine: This is a brand of oral, anti-inflamatory,steroid medicine (prednisolone) often used in children that are not ready for tablets or capsules.

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Steroid medicine: This is a brand of oral, anti-inflamatory,steroid medicine (prednisolone) often used in children that are not ready for tablets or capsules.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
An oral steroid: Pediapred (prednisolone) is a liquid oral steroid.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
40 years experience Pediatrics
Prednisilone: A form of prdnisone. Used in many instances.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: I use it routinely in my practice in this age group.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
40 years experience Pediatrics
YES: It is used quite often for several different diseases in toddlers including asthma, croup, and poison ivy.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
ORAL MONILI ASIS: Pediapred (prednisolone) is given only for a short time ( 5 days) no thrush side effect. Thrush is caused by fungus infection.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ryan Stanton
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
It's fine: Pediapred (prednisolone) is a liquid version of a steroid. This is good to decrease the inflammation associated with some uri's and reactive airway di ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Yes you can.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Colton Bradshaw
Specializes in Pediatrics
A steroid medication: Prednisolone is a form of medication know as a steroid--the active metabolite of prednisone. Used similarly, both medications are useful in the treatm ... Read More
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