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... were no help. Finally ended up with a less severe cough that just wouldn't go away so the doc prescribed prednisone a couple different times for a week. ... (18 replies)
... Vicki, Please tell us how much prednisone & florinef your son takes. It could be helpful to stop drinking water in the early evening so the bladder empties before bedtime. Always good to check with the doctor about any changes. Wanda (17 replies)
... My son has addisons disease and other autoimmune diseases which he takes prednisone, fludrocortisone, synthyroid, oscal, rocaltrol for. He has been having problems with frequent urination especially at night that interrupts his sleep. Has anyone had this problem? Thanks, Vicki (17 replies)

Looking for help
Sep 16, 2006
... What is the reason your doc has you taking a high dose of prednisone? The normal dose is 5mg to 7.5mg daily. Many of us take calcium + D replacement to try to avoid bone loss. Taking a high dose of steriods will most likely cause bone loss eventually. Are you possibly a bit dehydrated? Do you drink plenty of water & add salt to your food? What are your sodium... (9 replies)
Looking for help
Sep 16, 2006
... I take 10mg of prednisone a day. I take it in the morning. I was spliting it up and taking 5mg in the morning and 5mg at night but I could not sleep at night. ... (9 replies)
Looking for help
Sep 16, 2006
... Toni, Sorry you are feeling so bad. Please tell us how much Prednisone you take & what time of day. What other supplements/meds do you take? Wanda (9 replies)
Looking for help
Sep 16, 2006
... t diagnoised two years ago and have gone through a lot in that time frame. I have been hospitalized many times. I even was septic and had peritonitis. I do take prednisone every day. Currently I have been experiencing extreme cramping in my legs. It is to the point that I have difficulty walking. I have no energy. ... (9 replies)
... thanks for your reply, first of all the marathon runner name was not mentioned but according to the article he/she takes electrolyte stamina tablets to help. have you heard of this tablet? my dosage (prednisone) is high i think due to my weight (250 lbs). if you would ask your friend how she deals with the overheating i would be most appreciative. thanks again for replying. (7 replies)
... I know a gal named Dusty who is running a marathon this Sunday in Idaho. Could this be the one you read about? There is no "natural" steriod. Unless you mean Cortef or it's generic, hydrocortisone. I use hydrocortisone which is like what a normal body would produce. I don't do well on Cortef, but many do. You are on a "high" dose of prednisone. Unless there is a real... (7 replies)
... efore and during my activity but no help. i read somewhere where one man is running marathons with addison. i wonder how he does it. i am presently taking 5mg of prednisone in the am and pm. would going to a natural steroid and taking them more often help me. would appreciate anyone's experience. ... (7 replies)
... Interesting that Prednisone was prescribed for this. ... (6 replies)
... has had 4 miscarriages. She had levels checked and it came back with high DHEA. Not just a little high, but very elevated. They put her on prednisone to help. She isn't getting answers why. They just said maybe stress. She has irregular cycles too. ... (6 replies)
... adrenal insufficiency can be brought on by using steriods for other things. I had used high doses of Prednisone a couple times for about a week or so at a time, for a cough I couldn't get rid of after being very sick for a month. ... (8 replies)
... Are you taking or have taken Prednisone for the Crohn's? ... (8 replies)
... How much prednisone are you taking? ... (5 replies)
... I am currently taking Prednisone and I still have not felt better. ... (5 replies)
... and once after I finished a short burst of Prednisone this winter. The only thing that doesn't add up is the cycling...annemv...did you mean that cycling Cushing's was a real entity? ... (4 replies)
... lly diagnosed I had terrible brain fog really bad affected my job I couldn't remember things I had done even the day before. I'm alot better now that I take the Prednisone however, I have hypoglycemia as well and if I don't eat when I'm supposed to or enough protein I feel very spacey as well. ... (15 replies)
Adrenal crisis
May 16, 2006
... compare to a prednisone dose? ... (3 replies)
... Just wanted to let you know that I had an ACTH test last week. Went to the endo. Dr. today. He said that my level was up to 31 (whatever that means, normal, I think). He said that my body is healing itself, and beginning to work again!!!!! Thank goodness. Have to still take the cortef 20 mg. in the morning, but he is going to have me do another ACTH test in four months. ... (3 replies)


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