Methylpred DP Side Effects

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  1. link Rlyn1952
    im on the 6 day pred
    Ive been on the pred since yesterday and im doing just fine. But my dr gave me a double dose because i have asmath really bad. Ive been in er twice and they gave me a kenalog shot. Dont wory about hurting when i come down off of it i hurt really bad - 64% more...
    Rlyn1952- over a year ago - in Methylpred DP
  2. link Jellojellyrolls
    Bad Side Effects? Health Risks?
    I've been taking Methpred 4mg Dose pack for about 4 days now. After the first day I've experienced burning skin sensations then it started to progress to shortness of breath and weakness of the limbs on my body. It was supposed to get rid of the vert - 62% more...
    Jellojellyrolls- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Methylpred DP
  3. link Kristygski
    I really thought it was just me being dramatic, but my symptoms are VERY similar- in addition to severe heartburn to the point that the chest pains have REALLY made me question whether or not I've been having a heart attach for the last 4 days. I jus - 16% more...
    Kristygski- over a year ago
  4. link Winterfell
    I can mow the grass again
    I am on the 4mg Methylpred pack 6 then 5 and so on. 3 days ago was my last day. I have spondolystesis,sciatica,stenosis(everything is bad back there) I can not stand more than 1 minute walk more then 50 steps without onset of severe pain. I am male 4 - 64% more...
    Winterfell- over a year ago - in Methylpred DP
  5. link Ajones77
    Methylpred DP heart rate, methylprednisolone, laying down, chiropractor, fatigue
    Methylprednisolone 4 mg pack was prescribed for nerver pain in my back. After the first day I was very tired. By day 2 the fatigue was so bad that I missed two days of work. I'm very pale and my heart rate is between 96 and 103 while laying down. I d - 49% more...
    Ajones77- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Methylpred DP
  6. link Jkljkjljlkjlk
    how long were you tired after you stopped taking
    Jkljkjljlkjlk- over a year ago
  7. link Ccscheetz
    PLEASE HELP
    I AM TAKING METHYLPRED PAK 4MG ITS A PACK 6 1ST DAY 5 THE NEXT DAY AND SO ON. I JUST STARTED IT TODAY AND I AM HAVING SEVERE STOMACH PAIN AND SHORTNESS OF BREATH! SHOULD I STOP TAKING IT OR TRY TO VOMIT IT UP? I STARTED TAKING AZITHROMYCIN 250MG YEST - 30% more...
    Ccscheetz- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Methylpred DP
  8. link Lola399
    The stomach pain is horriable and my shortness of breath is really scary and not sure what i should do.
    Lola399- over a year ago
  9. link Lola399
    I am on my fourth day and i have been having the exact same side effects! What did you do to resolve the problems.
    Lola399- over a year ago
  10. link Cjv123
    Working miracles for me
    I am taking Methylpred 4 Mg six tablets a day for six days. Yes, I wrote that right - because the usual dosage is to take six, the five then four and so on. My doctor decided to do the dosage this way and for the first time in I literally can't remem - 79% more...
    Cjv123- over a year ago - in Methylpred DP
  11. link Suzz
    Methylpred 4mg
    I have taken this drug for three dd=ays and feel absolutely lousy. Frequent urination, like every half hour to hour, very jittery, sweats, and just an overall horrible feeling. Also am very, very tired but cannot sleep. I am also taking Ciprofloxacin - 48% more...
    Suzz- over a year ago - in Methylpred DP
  12. link Ann11
    headache and red face.
    I just started a packet of methylprednisolone packet 6 the first day then5 then 4 and so on. today is my second day I have a red face and a bad headache. Should I stop it or try to get through it , I don't know if this is serious or not
    Ann11- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Methylpred DP
  13. link Pb7437
    I have the same reaction, but it goes away after I get off the medrol.
    Pb7437- over a year ago
  14. link Normw8
    Methylpred DP poison sumac, ivy poison, poison ivy, methylpred, have just finished
    I have just finished my first day of taking Methylpred. So far so good. I just want to know if it will cure a really bad case of poison ivy/poison sumac and how long does it usually take.
    Normw8- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Methylpred DP
  15. link Chasd
    At this point ou probably already know whether it helped, but for the record - I had Poison Ivy on my wrists and ankles a month or so ago - was put on the 6 day 4mg pack and the results were awesome. Cleared it right up. I was warned about insomnia b - 52% more...
    Chasd- over a year ago
  16. link Tedrag
    I HAVE HAD GREAT SUCESS WITH TAKING THIS MEDICINE TO STOP THE HORRIBLE ITCH OF POISON IVY! I WORK ON 8 AND 1/2 ACRES OF LAND! OVER A PERIOD OF PERHAPS 5-7 YEARS I HAVE TAKEN METHYLPRED 4MG PAK THREE TIMES.....FROM DOCTOR'S ORDER. EACH TIME HAS GIVEN - 42% more...
    Tedrag- over a year ago
  17. link Christina666
    took wrong dosage
    My husband didn't read the instructions and took a pill with every meal until the fourth day when he found the instructions. They were on the back of the pak and he missed them somehow. Will the drug still work like it's suppose to or should he get a - 10% more...
    Christina666- over a year ago - in Methylpred DP
  18. link Nbmooney
    Methylpred DP 5th metatarsal, better at night, tendonitis, meds, anxiety
    This is my third experience. The first 2x I took it I ate ate ate and was awake all night. So when this was prescribed again for tendinitis in the area of my 5th metatarsal, I thought "Great! I'll get so much done on my computer!". However, - 72% more...
    Nbmooney- over a year ago - in Methylpred DP
  19. link Rainluila
    Methylpred DP chubby cheeks, public humiliation, oval shape, methylprednisolone, social situation
    I took a 6 day program of methylprednisolone where you take about 6 pills the first day, 4 the next, 3 the next and so on. It's been about 1.5 weeks since taking them and things haven't been great. My eyes right now feel squeezed in and my face looks - 84% more...
    Rainluila- over a year ago - in Methylpred DP
  20. link Sonoranangel
    Methylpred DP spine pain, methy, adverse reaction, muscle spasms, sausage
    I am in my late 40's and have suffered with lower spine pain the induced severe muscle spasms when I try to turn in bed and when I try to get up. I also have had problems with my knee. I was put on the Methy/pred pack 3 days ago. Side effects so far: - 62% more...
    Sonoranangel- over a year ago - in Methylpred DP
  21. link Robersok
    Methylpred DP antibotics, nasty taste, tougue, doctor tomorrow, steriods
    i went to my doctor on may 12 for a cold or flu, i didn't know what i had but could not get rid of it. my doctor told to take some antibiotics and if i didn't feel any better in 3 to 4 days start these steroids. i didn't want to take them at first, b - 73% more...
    Robersok- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Methylpred DP
  22. link Katedeoxum
    Methylpred DP buffalo hump, inflamed eyes, methylprednisolone, red face, chipmunk
    I grew a stomach too, coming off methylprednisolone. I was on 96 mg for 7 days, then 80 for three days, then I asked to get off it faster because I didn't' think my heart could take it - I'd grown chipmunk cheeks and was getting a buffalo hump within - 72% more...
    Katedeoxum- over a year ago - in Methylpred DP
  23. link Jane1230
    Methylpred DP mood swings depression, methylpred, depression anxiety, lower abdomen, flat stomach
    Being weaned from Methylpred, for the third time in 1 1/2 yrs. VERY bad side effects from losing weight, to siezures, thin skin,lots of bruising, mood swings, depression, anxiety, shaking. Now that I have been decreased once more, from 42mg daily, to - 71% more...
    Jane1230- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Methylpred DP
  24. link Katedeoxum
    I grew a stomach too, coming off methylprednisolone. I was on 96 mg for 7 days, then 80 for three days, then I asked to get off it faster because I didnt' think my heart could take it - I'd grown chipmunk cheeks and was getting a buffalo hump within - 69% more...
    Katedeoxum- over a year ago
  25. link Happy1
    Methylpred DP congestive heart failure, mild dose, lung problem, high blood pressure, kidney disease
    My dad was prescribed the methpred pak for the second time in a year. He suffers from kidney disease. He also has Afib (rapid, uneven heart beat), high blood pressure, COPD (a lung problem), diabetes & congestive heart failure. He's 87 years old. - 78% more...
    Happy1- over a year ago - in Methylpred DP
  26. link Acastro9658
    Methylpred DP anyone ever heard, facial nerves, nerve damage, bels palsy, inflammation
    My doctor prescribed this med for something called Bell's Palsy. Anyone ever heard of this and does it work to make Bell's Palsy go away?
    Acastro9658- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Methylpred DP
  27. link Zapaven
    I realize this is three years too late, but if it saves someone's face it's worth the effort. I had Bels Palsy when I was 8 months pregnant. I thought I was having a stroke or something and went to the doctor right away. The right side of my face had - 50% more...
    Zapaven- over a year ago
  28. link Lovecomesaround
    Methylpred DP rare condition, osteo, edema, shingles, immune system
    I have to take methylpred for a rare condition called chronic idiopathic angio edema (ciae). Ciae causes me to severely swell up. I've been advised not to ever take more than a few times a year. I've taken as prescribed over the last 15 years for the - 76% more...
    Lovecomesaround- over a year ago - in Methylpred DP
  29. link Shirleyfoster
    Methylpred DP
    After first day, all night long my skin itched. This afternoon (second day) my skin is itching again around back and sides.
    Shirleyfoster- over a year ago - in Methylpred DP