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my prescription says take 3 tablets by mouth

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my prescription says take 3 tablets by mouth daily for 5 days etc.MY QUESTION IS DO I NTAKE ALL 3 TABLETS AT THE WSAME TIME?
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Pauline replied 9 years ago.
What is the name of the medicine?
Customer: replied 9 years ago.
Reply to Pauline's Post: prednisone
Expert:  Pauline replied 9 years ago.
Yes, I usually advise that a steroid such as prednisone is taken as a single dose in the morning as this mimics the body's own steroid peak. Three is not an unusual dose.
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