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How long should one use prednisone for?

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Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Psychiatry
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In brief: As short as possible

Prednisone is a miracle med that puts many problems in remission but comes at a price of : anxiety, depression, agitation, increased risk of infection and bone fracture.
Long term use requires a serious discussion of relative risk and benefits.

In brief: As short as possible

Prednisone is a miracle med that puts many problems in remission but comes at a price of : anxiety, depression, agitation, increased risk of infection and bone fracture.
Long term use requires a serious discussion of relative risk and benefits.
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