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How long does it take for prednisone to start working?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Within a day!

Very quick action!

In brief: Within a day!

Very quick action!
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Dr. EVAN Leibowitz
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Rapidly

One of prednisone's benefits is that in general it works rapidly like within 1-2 weeks.
There are times with certain diseases such as lupus or vasculitis where it might take longer, like 3-4 weeks.

In brief: Rapidly

One of prednisone's benefits is that in general it works rapidly like within 1-2 weeks.
There are times with certain diseases such as lupus or vasculitis where it might take longer, like 3-4 weeks.
Dr. EVAN Leibowitz
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