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Alice, TX
A 27-year-old female asked:

bad reactions to medrol (methylprednisolone). 6 pills first day then took 4 second and 2 third. should i continue to taper down? will it still help with sinus infection?

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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Probably: Most people with chronic sinusitis do not require 6 tab of Medrol (methylprednisolone) per day. If the side effects are very bothersome, contact your doctor to see if you should discontinue or taper down on the medrol (methylprednisolone).

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