i know this is a recurring topic, but im gonna ask again anyway....
how long does it take for my puffy face and tummy to go away after prednisone????
yesterday was my last day, so im off it now! woo hoo..
oh, and my puffy feet? (only at night)
is that water retention or something else?
oh, and my shins hurt at night time too.
like someone hit them both with a hammer.
is that the pred as well?
steph - 31 - female - diagnosed UC in 2000
started as proctitis, went to pancolitis..then went back to left side only to splenic flexure.
last 3 weeks have been fabulous with no UC symptoms at all = remission (yey!)
prednisone = finally finished!!! woohoo!
1000mg mesalazine 2x day -
1/2 1/4 oxycodone every 6 12 18 hours (weaning)
calicim, inner health plus (probiotic), fentalyn patch
for pain and to wean off oxycodone
VSL#3 didnt work - Aloe Elite didnt work - Budesonide didnt work
prednisone finally made me puff out on my last week of taking it ... bugger!