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Thank you for your question, if you are taking this medicine for less than 7 days then there is no need to taper, you can stop is cold turkey, If duration is more than 7 days then 30% of the dose should be decreased in 3-5 days. Let me know if you have questions.Your blood glucose with come down as soon as you stop these steroids. let me know if you have questions, thank you.
Rapid heart rate is also due to these steroids and will go away once you stop these steroids.
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