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Liquid Pred Taper In Low Dose Treatment
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
It's to be expected: The full course of isotretinoin will usually keep acne at bay for a year or two. It will return eventually unless the time has come for it to remit on its own. (Mine did this at age 50). I can't recommend intermittent isotretinoin; there are regimens that are milder. Since you're female, topical benzoyl peroxide plus spironolactone is one of many possibilities. Best wishes. ...Read more
Yes but monitor: Under the strict supervision of a physician. ...Read more
On acutane for persistent moderate acne max dose will be 20mg for a course of 6months. Is this "low dose" treatment effective for less severe-cases?
It can be: It can be but you may have to take it longer than 6 months. ...Read more
What is the best treatment for vestibular vulvydinia? Was recntly diagnosed and am taking low dose amitriptiline and antihistimine along with some pt.
Ck enzimes have been running high for the past 6 years at least. Range : 600 - 1935 u/l. Low dose prednisone helps :5mg. What is the cause of this ?
Commonly used: It is not unusual for your OTO specialist to place you on a short course of oral steroid at the same time you are started on a nasal spray like Flonase. If the 5mg prednisone steroid you are taking was not prescribed by the same doctor that prescribed the Flonase, please notify them immediately ...Read more
Yes: It should not be a significant issue. ...Read more
CFS and prednisone.
Has anyone used this with therapeutic effect?
Low dose (5mg) long term negative effects?
Acutane according to studies what are the most common side effects %wise? I'm on a low dose treatment 10mg. :/
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