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What is the purpose of using prednisone if no pulmonary or asthma conditions exist?

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Dr. Stuart Kanter
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: Anti-inflammatory

Predinsone is a strong anti-inflammatory and is used in many clinical settings and disease states.

In brief: Anti-inflammatory

Predinsone is a strong anti-inflammatory and is used in many clinical settings and disease states.
Dr. Stuart Kanter
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Dr. Martin Morell
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Prednisone

At higher dosages are used as immunomodulators or immunosuppressant's.
So it could be use to treat inflammation like arthritis or vasculitis.

In brief: Prednisone

At higher dosages are used as immunomodulators or immunosuppressant's.
So it could be use to treat inflammation like arthritis or vasculitis.
Dr. Martin Morell
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