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Can I continue prednisolone at 20mg twice a day if it is

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can I continue prednisolone at 20mg twice a day if it is improving the anemia and general condition and if so, for how long?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 10 months ago.

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That means you have autoimmune anemia.

You can continue such dose for 3 weeks and then should be tapered by 5 mg every week to the minimum effective dose by your doctor.
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