What Conditions does Prednisone Treat?

  • thyroid gland inflammation
  • fluid accumulation in the brain
  • A Type of Inflammation of Both Eyes
  • asthma
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Increase in Cell Growth of Adrenal Gland Present at Birth
  • Type of Leukemia - Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • increased calcium in the blood from cancer
  • Joint Inflammatory Disease in Children and Young Adults
  • Muscle Pain and Stiffness in Shoulder
  • Neck and Pelvis
  • Diffuse Proliferative Lupus Nephritis-A Kidney Disease
  • Pure Red Cell Aplasia associated with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
  • pneumonia caused by Pneumocystis jirovecii organism
  • cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
  • inflammation of the uvea of the eye
  • Inflammation of the Heart with Rheumatic Fever
  • inflammation of the nose due to an allergy
  • Beryllium Poisoning
  • Ulcerated Colon
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Blistering Skin Diseases
  • Rheumatic Disease causing Pain & Stiffness in Backbone
  • Inflammation of Several Cartilages of the Body
  • Infection caused by the Trichinae Parasite
  • non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • adrenogenital disorder
  • decreased function of the adrenal gland
  • Decreased Platelets due to a Disease State or a Drug
  • hypersensitivity drug reaction
  • Additional Medication for Treatment of Tuberculosis Meningitis
  • mycosis fungoides
  • chronic lymphoid leukemia
  • Anemia From Too Few Young Red Blood Cells
  • low platelet count and bleeding from immune response
  • vasculitis
  • Crohn's disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Skin Disease Marked by Blisters
  • Psoriasis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Inflammation of the Elbow and Surrounding Tissue
  • acute exacerbation of multiple sclerosis
  • TB involving the lungs
  • sarcoidosis
  • Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Addison's disease
  • obstructive pulmonary disease
  • inflammation of lung from inhaling something irritating
  • Infiltration of White Blood Cells into the Lungs
  • Psoriasis associated with Arthritis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
  • Allergic Reaction causing Serum Sickness
  • acute inflammation of the joints due to gout attack
  • destruction of red blood cells by body's own antibodies
  • Diamond Blackfan anemia
  • Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis - Fungal Infection
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Inflammation of Skin and Muscles All Over the Body
  • Body's Rejection of a Transplanted Organ
  • Follicular Lymphoma
  • worsening of asthma
  • inflammation in lungs caused by allergic reaction
  • pneumonia with high amount of eosinophil white blood cells
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • skin rash with sloughing
  • Sjogren's Syndrome; Causes Dry Eyes & Mouth And Arthritis
  • Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans with Organizing Pneumonia
  • Failure of Small Intestines to Digest and Absorb Food
  • duchenne muscular dystrophy
  • myasthenia gravis
  • Periarteritis Nodosa
  • immunosuppression therapy for lung transplant
  • metastatic prostate carcinoma
  • Prevent Kidney Transplant Rejection
  • Prevention of Cardiac Transplant Rejection
  • Neuroendocrine Cancer of the Prostate Gland
  • multiple myeloma
  • Joint Disease which may include Attacks of Acute Arthritis
  • inflammation of the covering of the heart or pericardium
  • Inflammation of the Artery in the Temple Area
  • Rheumatic Fever
  • Inflammation of the Heart
  • Prevention of Liver Transplant Rejection
  • Bell's Palsy Paralysis of One Side of the Face
  • increased calcium in the blood from sarcoidosis
  • Presence of Polyps in the Nose
  • Group of Skin Disorders that Resemble Blisters

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