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Prednisone (Corticosteroids) treats inflammation in conditions such as immune system disorders, arthritis, asthma, blood disorders, severe allergies, skin diseases, and eye problems.

Getting a Prednisone (Deltasone) online is very straightforward; you can connect with a doctor at any time and place of your choice at Your Doctors Online. However, it will only be provided after consultation with the doctor and if the treatment is suitable and safe for you.

What is Prednisone?

Prednisone (Generic Deltasone) medication belongs to the corticosteroid class of medications. It is an anti-inflammatory as well as an immunosuppressive drug that is recommended for various diseases. Discuss any medication, previous medical condition history, and if you are planning to get pregnant with your healthcare provider. 

Uses of Prednisone

Prednisone can be used and prescribed for the treatment and inflammation management of conditions including arthritis, Inflammatory bowel disease, skin conditions including psoriasis, eczema, and autoimmune disorders, e.g., multiple sclerosis. Other respiratory infections, including COPD and bronchitis, can also be treated with Prednisone.

How it works?

Prednisone ( Deltasone) works in a way that the active ingredient of prednisone medication binds to glucocorticoid receptors and inhibits the inflammatory pathways, blocking the release of inflammatory substances.

What are the different dosage forms and strengths of Prednisone?

This medication comes in various dosage forms, including tablets (1mg,2.5mg,5mg,10mg,20mg, and 50mg),delayed-release tablets(1mg,2mg, and 5mg), oral suspension (5mg/5mL), and concentrate solution (5mg/mL). It’s beneficial to follow the prescribed dosage and strength of prednisone.

How to take it?

Prednisone (Deltasone) should be taken as prescribed by your healthcare provider. Oral tablets should be handled via mouth with water, while the oral suspension should be made per the directions on the leaflet. The initial and short course treatment lasts 7-14 days with the dose. Once the treatment is completed, the dose will be tapered and decreased gradually as per the consultation of a healthcare professional.

Side effects of Prednisone

Some of the common side effects include: 

  • Sleep disturbances
  • Delayed wound healing
  • Dizziness
  • Mood changes 
  • Increased sweating

Severe side effects include: 

  • Osteoporosis
  • Diabetes
  • Increased risk of Infections.

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Precautions and contraindications

  • Share your medication history with your healthcare provider to avoid unwanted side effects, Hypersensitivity, or allergic reactions. 
  • This medication is not safe in pregnancy and has the probability of causing fetal harm to the baby. Discuss your condition and medication with your healthcare provider or pharmacist for a safe alternative. 
  • This medication can also be transferred to the baby via breast milk in lactate women. Yet there is no evidence to support the abnormalities in the baby; it still should be used with caution and after consulting with your provider. 

FAQs about Prednisone prescription online

Is Prednisone an FDA-approved drug?

Yes, Prednisone is an FDA-approved drug indicated as an anti-inflammatory or immunosuppressive agent to treat a broad range of diseases.

What medications should be avoided with Prednisone?

Prednisone should be avoided with medications including Ibuprofen, Naproxen, Warfarin., Ketoconazole, Fluconazole, Rifampin, Clarithromycin, and some other drugs. Discuss it with your healthcare provider or pharmacist before taking any medication to prevent drug-drug interactions. 

Is Prednisone a controlled substance?

It is not a controlled substance, but you can’t get Prednisone without a prescription or buy Prednisone over the counter. This is primarily because some people may misuse the drug, and the side effects must also be monitored. 

Can you drink while on Prednisone?

Drinking alcohol along with Prednisone increases your risk of getting an infection. 

What is considered a high dose of Prednisone?

Prednisone is prescribed in the range of 5 mg and 60 mg daily. 40 mg or more is typically considered a high dose, but it can vary from individual to individual as some people can tolerate more. 

What is the closest thing to Prednisone over the counter?

Prednisone is a drug that suppresses the immune system; therefore, you cannot get prednisolone over the counter. However, if you have already taken the medicine and require a refill, you can get a Prednisone prescription online through telemedicine.
Some Prednisone alternatives can be prescribed depending on your health condition.

However, oral Prednisone is not available over the counter, but for some skin conditions, 1% hydrocortisone cream can be purchased over the counter as an alternative.

How long does Prednisone stay in your system?

Prednisone has a half-life of around 4 hours. It takes about 16 to 22 hours to be removed from your body.

What is the normal prescription for Prednisone?

The dosage depends on the illness or condition it is being prescribed for. The dose can range from 5mg to 60mg daily or higher. Tablets are available from 1mg to 25mg.

How quickly does Prednisone reduce pain?

Since prednisone reduces inflammation, it can take a few hours to a few days to notice significant improvement. This generally varies according to the dosage and condition of the patient.

What should you avoid while taking Prednisone?

Prednisone has a half-life of around 4 hours. It takes about 16 to 22 hours to be removed from your body.

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