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prednisone for bronchitis

A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
+ and -: Bronchitis can trigger an asthma exacerbation, necessitating prednisone, assuming you are already on inhaled steroids and bronchodilators. The cons ar ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience Family Medicine
No: I suspect your increased pain is unrelated to the prednisone.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: Mj can modulate immune system adversely and cause arterial constriction, worse if inhaled, but still present to a lesser degree ingested. Best to avoi ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
33 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Should be OK: If you are taking a short term course of Prednisone that has been prescribed by a doctor, and you are taking it as directed, you should not have any p ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience General Surgery
Not really: Certainly, a long term course of steroids will lower your immune system's efficiency, but on a short term course there should be no increased risk of ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Bronchitis: The flashes are likely from the prednisone. It will take another 6 hrs at least to get breath relief from the drug. There isn't much you can do till b ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Unlikely: Just 2 doses should not have a major influence on test results.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Under supervision: Prednisone must be used under physician's or dentist's supervision. If practitioner has reviewed your full health history and then prescribed the ste ... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience Pediatrics
You should : Take your bronchodilator as well- every 6 hours ( ventolin/ albuterol etc) whichever one you have. Just use one kind only .If you are not getting reli ... Read More
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