Prednisone is a two edged sword for me. Yes, when I start it I always feel fantastic! Almost like the "pre-lupus" me. Every single time I think why did I wait so long to start this? But coming back off the stuff is no picnic. I am glad that you are feeling better.
Take care, Fran
Dx: Lupus, sjogren's, celiac, severe allergies, asthma, GERD
Daily Meds: Plaquenil, Zyrtec. Aciphex, Nasacort, Prozac, Ambien CR, CellCept, Zantac, Bactrim, Q-Var, Restasis, Albuterol
Daily Supplements: Calcium, B-100 Complex, Daily Vitamins.
As Needed Meds: Epinephrine, Benadryl, Proventil, Tylenal, Vicodin, Prednisone.