Part of the weight gain can be due to increase in appetite. Therefore keep an eye on how much you consume.
Consider taking a calcium and vitamin D supplement to counteract bone loss. If you're on prednisone longer than 3 months, you need to think about
dexa scans to check for osteoporosis (speaking as someone who got osteoporosis from pred, I wish I was scanned sooner because the sooner you find it the sooner you can treat it...)
*edited for typos
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