23.02.2019| | 1 Comments
3/17/ I have a 16yo patient with unexplained episodes of swelling of the hands and feet associated with generalized itching and sometimes hives that. I ended up going to the doctor and he prescribed me Prednisone. This is no lie — within MINUTES of taking this medication I could feel the itching and terrible. Prednisone suppress the immune system and inflammation. Anaphylaxis ( severe allergic reactions like hives, itching, skin rash, swollen lips/tongue/face).