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    Condition: Other
    7/5/2016 8:56:56 AM

    Reviewer: Prednisone, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    After two short (5 days) rounds, developed painful breasts, lymph area under armpits, and swelling between armpit/breast area to just under waistline. Took meds in May. It is now July and I am still swollen, in pain, and uncomfortable. No one seems to know what to do to get me back to normal.

    Condition: Other
    5/11/2016 6:39:21 PM

    Reviewer: Living and Hope, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    Starting taking this med for sinus infection, told ER Doc I have high BP and diabetes, meds made my sugar go from 98 to 200 in less than 45 mins, also my bp was high for the first time in over a month. Bad reaction, high anxiety heart rate increase, it was awful, feels like my body is shaking all over

    Condition: Other
    2/2/2016 2:07:06 PM

    Reviewer: bellashine, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I was prescribed Methylprednisolone (1st), a 15 day (2nd) rx for prednisone and 20 day (3rd) rx for prednisone to treat RSD. I've been experiencing pain, inflammation, stiffness and sensitivity in my wrist, hand and fingers after surgery for a fractured forearm. I was amazed at the results from taking the 1st prescription. Upon waking up the first morning the swelling had gone down slightl ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    1/28/2016 10:12:19 PM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Taking a Medrol dose pack for sinusitis and bronchitis. I have been miserable all week until I started this today and the pressure relief is unbelievable. I am so thankful for this medication

    Condition: Other
    12/30/2015 10:54:49 AM

    Reviewer: adkdanl, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Phemphigus (a rare autoimmune condition) is decreased very slowly by use of prednisone.

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