My Love/Hate Relationship with Prednisone

My Love/Hate Relationship with Prednisone
I’ve mentioned before that I’ve been on prednisone more than I’ve been off of it for the last few years. My latest stint with this drug started in early September, when a flare-up struck while on vacation, of course.  I began with 30 milligrams, which is about an average dose for me to start feeling better, but

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One comment

  1. Ashley says:

    I was on prednisone fora decade. It was the one thing that always worked to stop a flare up almost immediately. What they neglected to tell me were all the side effects. Insomnia, mood swings, weight gain, and in my case a broken back. It would take months for me to taper off. Like you said, it’s a miracle drug that anyone with Crohn’s had a love/hate relationship with! Hope the stelara works for you.

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