Inform your doctor if any side effect lasts for more than a few days, or the side effects become serious or bothersome.
Other rare but serious effects that may occur include:
If you experience any of these symptoms, you should stop your medication and see your healthcare professional immediately.
The symptoms of a drug allergy include one or more of the following:
Inform your healthcare professional if:
You should take note of the following:
Avoid taking alcohol with corticosteroids as this combination can cause stomach problems.
Please inform your doctor if you are taking any of the following medications, before you start taking any corticosteroids:
Inform your doctor if you are on any other medications. This includes prescription medications or over-the-counter medications, including vitamins, minerals, Chinese supplements and herbal products.
If your doctor has advised you to take a low salt diet, follow the dietary instruction strictly. This helps to prevent excessive water retention.