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Cold Sweat Prednisone
Had been Prednisone for 14 days. Started at 20mg/day, increased to 40mg/day then stopped cold. Now having night sweats. Is it a withdrawal symptom?
Prednisone is a synthetic cortisone. The body makes cortisone, a natural hormone made in adrenal glands. The body converts it to Hydrocortisone to become active. 25 mg of cortisone has about same effect as 5 mgm prednisone. The average person would produce 3-6 mg of pred daily. So why use a substitute? The synthetic has more anti-inflammatory effect; but has less effect ...Read more
I'm currently taking prednisone Zoloft and plaquenil and have been waking drenched in sweat should I be concerned? What do I do about it?
I used prednisone for 3 days for gout. 60mg first, then 40, 20.Stopped because of sweats. Will i get effects. Been off for 36 hrs. Little light head.?
Sweating and: Light-headedness are well-known side effects of steroids and should go away a few days after you're off the prednisone. As dr. Namey noted, steroids are usually not the first line of treatment for gout, but there are times when non-steroidal antiinflammatories are either dangerous or can't be used (like in diabetics or patients with kidney disease), in which case Prednisone is used. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Yes sweating is one of the side effects. ...Read more
Type1 f diabetic on prednisone for skin rash. Have not needed to pee all day, no urge to go. Have had bad night sweats on med. Need 2 worry bout pee?
I was prescribed prednisone 40mg for 4 days with the taper but i stopped after 4 days cold turkey and i'm having problems-emerge i stopped after 4 days not knowing it could be a serious deal until i looked up the potential adrenal crisis and i need to kno
Before a cold front came in my rheumatologist gave me a prednisone shot which helped a lot for a day, i thought fibromyalgia didn't respond to steroids?
Difference of Opini: It is believed that because level of cortisol is low in patients with fibromyalgia, so they recommend low doses of steroids.But there is difference of opinion by others do not believe in it but steroid shot if it made you feel better for one day was not a good response to steroids in your case in my opinion discuss with your doctor what he feels and reason for him/her giving you steroid shot. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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