U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
AR
A 30-year-old male asked:

After completing a zpak for bronchitis, i find that i am still heavily congested, my doctor put me on the 4mg steroid pk. what is a steroid pk?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology 37 years experience
Mgt: This is a medication to help reduce inflammation which can cause prolonged respiratory symptoms even after the infection has resolved.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Apr 9, 2015

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.