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Should I be prescribed Medrol 4mg if I have an ulcer and

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Should I be prescribed Medrol 4mg if I have an ulcer and IBS? I have been taking Medrol for my Psoriasis but have had since had severe crmaps, diarrhea and lost 10 kg.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

No, you should not.

The steroid can make the ulcer worse

If you do take it, make sure to take prilosec 20 mg daily with it.

that will protect the stomach against damage

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

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