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I am taking prednisone and z pack..I have a flushed face and headache...is this a side effect of either...z pack 3 tablet 500 each
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Also had prednisone shot at the doctor
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Health Professional: Dr. Saha, Doctor (MD) replied 3 years ago
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Hello,
Thank you for your question,
I’m Dr. Saha and I’ll try to help you.
Flushing of skin or face is a side effect of prednisone.
Headache can occur with both.
Those usually diminishes gradually.
However, if the flushing is much, I would suggest to contact your doctor.
He can reduce the dose, if possible.
I hope this information helps.
If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.
If you are satisfied, please rate my answer as good or excellent.
Regards.
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