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why would my doctor prescribe prednisone and antibiotics

A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Brown
Specializes in Pulmonology
Assist breathing: Bronchitis could cause a tight sensation in the chest. Prednisone is a steroid that works to open up the bronchioles. Prednsione can sometimes help to ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Not particularly: I never had occasion to use in over more than 3 decades in primary care. That said, I do not have your history or exam findings and am not informed of ... Read More
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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Itchy: Pruritis. Could be internal: labs and blood count may help. thyroid possible too. Take a diary perhaps somehng in your enviroent making you itch
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Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Common: That's common with chronic urticaria, prednisone was to control a flare up, and not to eradicate it altogether, you still have to be on daily ant ... Read More
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