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Condition: Asthma
11/21/2007 12:53:29 PM

Reviewer: bphuber, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have rather severe sinusitis that periodically gets out of control and then causes athsma. In short, my ENT physician tells me that if I don't stay on at least 5mg of prednisone daily, I will die. Rats. I hate this stuff! When I get infections and the resulting difficulty breathing, I have to go up to 40mg daily and then taper down to my regular 5mg daily dose. Well, there goes sleeping f ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Asthma
11/17/2007 1:31:56 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
every time I take this drug I get hiccups that wont go away for about 2 days after I'm finished taking them. not fun to have asthma, sinusites and the hiccups at the same time BUT it cleared my lungs up enough to have my sinus sergury

Condition: Asthma
11/16/2007 2:14:12 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I had all the side effects of racing heart, bone pain, bruising, not sleeping.

Condition: Asthma
11/6/2007 8:59:23 PM

Reviewer: nna1230@aol.com, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am having trouble sleeping. I mean up all night. I never really feel tired. Also my my blood pressure is up a little. I started on 6 for three days. I am now down to 4. I cant wait till I am finished. I hope this caugh goes away. Thank You

Condition: Asthma
11/5/2007 11:22:53 PM

Reviewer: edwardsocc, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have used Prednisone tablets in my asthma/bronchitis/ABPA treatment program for decades. My asthma seems to be adequately controlled by other drugs. But when my chronic bronchitis or ABPA flares up, then a combination of Prednisone and an antibiotic is effective in clearing up the problem, in concert with a good chest decongestant medicine like Mucinex. Generally, my highest dosage is 30 mg p ... Show Full Comment

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