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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of methylprednisolone Oral.

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Condition: Other
11/2/2013 10:08:49 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Used for treatment following back surgery. Immediately I got relief from stiffness and pain. However effectiveness only lasted three days as dosage was decreased by a pill a day over a 6 day course of treatment. My only noticeable side effect was night sweats.

Condition: Other
10/6/2013 12:52:26 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Was put on this after a trip to the ER for an allergic reaction to a granola bar. It was the 6 day 21 pill pack by night 3 I went to bed feeling jittery and nervous woke up the next morning shaking with chest pain and trouble breathing that went off and on for the whole day having severe anxiety on the verge of tears all day. That same night had a full blown anxiety attack in bed with shakes, ches ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
10/6/2013 8:03:53 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
seems to be a consensus of reactions. going on 3rd day of progressive pack. within 1 day my heart palpitates, disturbed sleep and jittery as other commenters noted. Ortho put me on for what we think is severe lower back muscle sprainon left side. My back is a titch better since injury 7 days ago but i've read it can take 6 weeks. I'll see how next day goes.

Condition: Other
9/30/2013 12:35:37 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I've taken this medicine for a sinus infection that lead to back pain. The back pain has subsided, but I have been very jittery, can't sleep at all, heart races, face flushed, and have worse headaches. It's day 4 and the side effects are worse than the small relief of back pain

Condition: Other
9/13/2013 12:11:28 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Found out I had a double middle ear infection of which caused dizziness to the point I couldn't walk. Was placed on methylprednisolone 21 4mg tab for six days. I couldn't sleep after the first dose, but as I've already taken this drug before I expected that. By day two I was feeling really good. Started getting my balance back. On day three I started to feel worse though. I was drainin ... Show Full Comment

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