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Prednisolone

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Corticosteroid

Prednisolone - Dosage and How to Use

How should Prednisolone be used?

  • Do not stop taking your medication without checking with your healthcare professional. You may need to slowly reduce the dose taken before stopping the medication completely.
  • Take this medication with or after food to prevent stomach upset.
  • Do not take more medication than prescribed to as this may increase your risk of experiencing side effects.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

‚ÄčIf you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember. Then take your next dose at the usual time. Do not take two doses to make up for the missed dose.

What should I do if I overdose?

  • Updated on Sunday, February 28, 2021
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup PSS National Medication Information Workgroup

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