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Does Steroids Makes You Sleepy And Sluggish
Why does prednisone and steroid shots for allergies make me so sleepy? My blood sugar and vitals are all normal. I just wondered why the odd reaction.
Unusual: HIgh dose of steroid often stimulates instead of sedating people. In fact, I usually warn the patient about potential insomnia on the day when steroid is given or started. Occasionally, this may cause low serum potassium level which may lead to weakness and possibly even cardiac effect. However everyone is different and I am no longer surprised from paradoxical responses in some people. ...Read more
By 14-month baby is suffering from croup. He got steroids the day before yesterday. Today he is very week, sleepy and refuse to eat. Back to ER?
Sounds wise: Try to see the same Dr or advise them of the recent visit. Also, ask for a referral to a Pediatric Clinic right for your needs to provide regular care and follow-up. Avoiding the germs and stress of an ER is good and baby needs a doctor who'll get to know the case. Nice parenting! I hope it goes well for you both. ...Read more
Essential Oil Boost: Citrus oils, such as orange, citrus, grapefruit, petitgrain, neroli & bergamot can stimulate & boost your energy. Also, peppermint & spearmint. ...Read more
Is it safe to give my 5 week old baby PediaVITD1ml/day even though he became inactive,sleepy/lethargy all day long when i gave him the med after birth?
Rxn to med: if you feel like your infant has a negative reaction to the formulation, perhaps it is best to avoid an additional dose ...Read more
Just got my lyrica bumped up 50mg + 30mg of diazepam (instead of xanax) is it normal to feel sleepy, dizzy and just "off" bad coordination, lethargy..
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