I have congenital adrenal hyperplasia. I take prednisolone [email protected] night (12am) + 2mg morning (9am). How long does the night time does last? 8hrs or less?
Halflife 2-4 hours. The serum Half-life of prednisolone is 2-4 hours, meaning most of it is out of your system within 8-12 hours(three to five half-lives).
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia Endocrinologist has changed my Prednisolone from 2mg night 2mg morn'. To 2mg morin' only. Can I reduce it more?
Endocrinologist deci. It seems you are doing well, you adrenal functions are getting better.Two mg dose is minimal dose you need at present , to reduce it further is too early to decide. Your endocrinologist may decide about later on after doing some blood test . Read more...
I have congenital adrenal hyperplasia. My endocrinologist wants me to use beclometasone dipropionate nasal spray instead of prednisolone is this safe?
More info needed. Hi. Is your CAH treated with low-dose dexamethasone (the standard)? I must assume so. You can use any nasal steroid (beclomethasone or prednisolone) for allergic rhinitis; not a lot is absorbed systemically, however, and that would NOT be a treatment for your CAH. I'm doing a lot of guessing there, however. If your CAH is well controlled with low-dose dex, then either nasal glucocorticoid is fine. Read more...