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Will I have withdrawals from taking the first six pills together(started late)of a medrol (methylprednisolone) 4mg pack today? The pills made me feel very itchy.
Not expected: Allergy to oral Medrol (methylprednisolone) is rare if existent at all. Since it takes about 6 hours before noticeable effects can be observed, I question that Medrol (methylprednisolone) is the actual culprit. However if subsequent dosing again leads to itching, then you will need to stop taking it and ask your doctor to provide a substitute. ...Read more
Methylprednisolone (medrol) is a steroid. It's in the same family as Prednisone but is a bit more potent. Medrol (methylprednisolone) is used to treat a variety of acute and chronic inflammatory conditions such as asthma, gout, and rheumatoid arthritis. Medrol (methylprednisolone) like other steroids have many side effects especially if used long term. Common ones: weight gain, ...Read more
Will I have withdrawals from taking the first six pills together of a medrol (methylprednisolone) 4mg pack today if I stop taking them? The pills made me feel very itchy.
Already answered?: But will repeat - highly unlikely that Medrol (methylprednisolone) is causing your itching . If you are on a Medrol (methylprednisolone) dospak however, it is unlikely to get a withdrawal problem from such a short term use- a few people do feel tired for a couple of days if they had experienced a stimulant effect from Medrol (methylprednisolone)- more a let-down then a withdrawal. ...Read more
I stopped taking methylprednisolone after the first two pills causing a reaction. Seven hours later having severe withdrawal symptoms. How long last?
How long does it take withdrawal symptoms to fade from a Medrol (methylprednisolone) dose pack? Lightheaded, headache, face pain, no energy, muscle aches, nausea.
Steroid withdrawal: Talk to doctor who originally prescribed. May need to go back on a small dose for a longer wean ...Read more
I am suffering from trapezium spasm since 1 month I am taking medrol tablets, zerodol and gabapin 300. But the pain is not gone. I have pain in my upp?
RELAPSES: IV Solumedrol (methylprednisolone) in appropriate dosing over 3 days has reversed relapses in most of my patients, but NOT always. Where poor outcomes have occurred, have used Acthar (ACTH) instead. Other choices include plasmapheresis, and if pregnant, IVIG. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer