Ashland City, TN
A 37-year-old female asked:
one prednisone shot yesterday won't have another dose. normal fasting glucose 90 this morning 135. not diagnosed with diabetes. how long should elevated glucose last? should i be concerned?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Addiction Medicine 43 years experience
Should last any wher: It should last approximately two hours in a non diabetic. If you have diabetes it might last up to four hours
52 viewsAnswered Aug 1, 2020
Pathology 49 years experience
Wait a week: You may retest fasting blood/plasma glucose in a week after the last prednisone injection to reassess.
Wish you good health!
52 viewsReviewed Aug 4, 2020
Last updated Aug 4, 2020
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