0 votes
in Allergy
What is considered long term prednisone use?

1 Answer

+1 vote
Short-Term vs. Long-Term Therapy. When used as a short-term treatment, prednisone is usually prescribed at a moderate dose and reduced or " tapered " over a one- or two-week period. The purpose is to achieve a sudden improvement in symptoms, but not to prolong the duration of corticosteroid use.
Welcome to our site, where you can find questions and answers on everything