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    prednisone and weight gain
    An_267568 posted:
    What are the chances of weight gain being on prednisone for 26 days? The first 14 days are 25 mg. The next 6 days are tapering off with 20 mg for 6 days then down to 15 mg for 3 days then 5 mg. for last 3 days.
    I am a very active person. Exercise almost everyday and am a very light eater. I am 5'2' 110 pounds.
    Thank You
    editor_morgan responded:
    Hi there and thanks for posting,

    It says here that here that anti-inflammatory steroid medications like prednisone are notorious for causing weight gain.

    I highly suggest reading more about prednisone in WebMD's Drugs & Supplements center. You can read more about uses, side effects, precautions, interactions, and overdose. Also, while you're there, check out the user reviews on prednisone. There are over 2,500 user reviews available for you to read here .

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