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    Condition: Other
    2/5/2008 8:13:23 PM

    Reviewer: Gary B, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have severe chronic daily back/leg pain from lower lumbar spinal injury. When my pain is a true 10 (intolerable, requiring complete bed rest)it took 60 Mg & 1-2 days dosing & practically eliminated the pain! My maintenance dose is 10 Mg twice/day. I've been on steady daily dosing now for almost a year, have moon face, weight gain (40 lbs) very intermittant, but horrific mood swings. ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    1/31/2008 5:48:03 PM

    Reviewer: KADMAN, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I had a pinched nerve in my back,(sciatica?)I was given prednizone and within the 18 days it was prescribed for the pain completely went away.

    Condition: Other
    1/30/2008 9:45:40 AM

    Reviewer: sneaky pete, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    after a 5 day dosing, this caused extreme edema of the feet and mid section.

    Condition: Other
    1/29/2008 3:52:08 PM

    Reviewer: sneaky pete, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    walking pneumonia.prednisone caused edema of the feet and legs

    Condition: Other
    1/28/2008 5:36:24 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I am currently taking prednisone for Polymyalgia Rheumatica. The relief was overnight however as time went by the pain returned, am now on prednisone and Methotrexate. side effects are horrible. Can not sleep at night, moon face, weight gain, sweats, mood swings, severe exhaustion, stomach pain constant diarrhea, vision problems, easy bruising. Has definitely changed my qualtiy of life to zero. De ... Show Full Comment

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