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Does prednisone affect your heart ?

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Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Dose dependent

It is a steroid that can promote salt and water retention.
..So it is a possible consideration in hypertension and congestive heart failure. Generally used in least possible doses to treat another condition.

In brief: Dose dependent

It is a steroid that can promote salt and water retention.
..So it is a possible consideration in hypertension and congestive heart failure. Generally used in least possible doses to treat another condition.
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