I have done Pred bursts before. I usually start at 25 mg for 2 days, 20 mg for 2 days, 15 mg for 2 days, 10 mg for 2 days, and 5 mg for two days. I never take more than 30 mg at a time or else I get bad side effects. Basically the way I do it you are on for approx 10 days. Hope that helps.
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Been living with Crohn's Disease for 33 years. Currently on Asacol, Prilosec, Estrace, Prinivil, Diltiazem, Percoset prn for pain, Zofran, Phenergan, Probiotics, Calcium w/Vit D, and Xanax as needed for my anxiety. Resections in 2002 and 2005. Also diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, Osteoarthritis, and Anxiety. Currently my Crohns is in remission, but my joints are going crazy!
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