Skip to content
Prednisone !
avatar
ktlooking4support posted:
hi just got asthma Feb 2012- had 4 er admitt feb- may 2012;
then dec I got flu (had the shot) and this set off Asthma:
since Dec 14 ER admissions some by 911 calls 14 tmes.
all testing they can think of...
just got out keeping me on 60 mg prednisone nebs every 4 hours
and about 18 other RX.
not working- they have be Home bound as resistance so low took 3 weeeks to get rid of bonkitias. No visitors- no shopping- nothing.. except Dr office, ER..

just wanted to find out your side of this wonder drug....
and they are talking Bronchial thermoplasty... i will find out Monday.
thanks kt.
Reply
 
avatar
amcate responded:
Sorry for the recent turn of events....not sure what you mean "just wanted to find out your side of this wonder drug..." Basically, it's the drug I love but I also hate. I'd be dead without it, and yet it has many side effects and long term risks.


Helpful Tips

Inhaler UseExpert
For those who use daily inhaled steroids (controller medication) make sure to rinse out your mouth with water or brush your teeth after ... More
Was this Helpful?
50 of 143 found this helpful

Related News

There was an error with this newsfeed

Related Drug Reviews

  • Drug Name User Reviews

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

For more information, visit the Duke Health Asthma and Allergies Center