2003-07-11 19:41:58 UTC
been prescribed prednisolone tablets of varying strength (5mg to 25mg)
during their course of their treatment for asthma.
I would hope that your Doctor informed you of the (possible) side effects
(like most steriods) to weaken bones that may excerberate osteoporis!
Usually the course last for around a week at which point my asthma is at a
The trick is not too get too dependant on them as from experience they tend
to give welcome relief from a sustained prolonged attack which is most
welcome when you're trying to sleep. In most instances I've been given the
tablets on my unfortunate though now (thank god) infrequent visits to the
I forgot to mention he put me on an antibiotic too (2 the 1st day 1 for 4