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What are the risks if any in taking prednisone for the treatment of Grovers disease

Doctor's Assistant: Can you tell me about all the symptoms you've noticed (e.g. itching, rash, new birthmarks or moles)?

I have had it for 2 years now and have used a steroid creme - clobetasol (sp ?) 2x/day, 3 days/ week. I then reduced to 1x/day 3 days/week. My dermatologist just asked me to reduce to 1x/day once a week and the rash is significantly worse now and the itching is driving me crazy

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