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What happens if you didn't know that the pack doses should

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What happens if you didn't know that the pack doses should be spread out over the day and you took all 3 at once?
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: No other medications and no allergies It is for poison ivy
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: no

Hello and thanks for your question! You're speaking with Dr. Bridget. I appreciate your patience as I review your question and prepare my response.

Hi there...what medication are you referring to?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Prednisone Pack
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
It is for poison ivy
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
It is 3 tablets a day for 3 days, then 2 for 2 days, then 1. It just didn't say to spread them out or anything.

Thanks for clarifying.

That is not a problem that you took all 3 at once. It is still within the acceptable dosage range and will not reduce the effectiveness of your regimen.

Just resume the normal schedule for the next days dosing.

Please let me know if you have any further questions. I am happy to help.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Thank you very much!

You are very welcome!

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