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Coming off of prednisone, now on 10mg. I get heart palp and i'm itchy, but where i scratch, welts up and red. Is this pred withdrawal. Is it common?

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Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Recurrence

It is just the disease itself which was temporarily masked by taking the prednisone.
Consider seeing an allergist or dermatologist. Yes, this is common since Prednisone does not eliminate the cause.

In brief: Recurrence

It is just the disease itself which was temporarily masked by taking the prednisone.
Consider seeing an allergist or dermatologist. Yes, this is common since Prednisone does not eliminate the cause.
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