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I was prescribed predisone for the third time in four

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I was prescribed predisone...

I was prescribed predisone for the third time in four months. I really want to find the underlying problem for my illness. I am breaking out with hives and had seen an allergist. The first shot got me sick.

Doctor's Assistant: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?

Now I have hives all over my body and my face is swollen

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with this issue? Any other skin concerns?

In December, prior to taking an allergy test and I had chronic sinusitis and I prescribed prednisone for two weeks. I got better and was told to take weekly shots the first week of January. I was given an allergy shot more than the actual dose by accident. I got really sick and so I was prescribed prednisone again. 2 weeks later I got ill and added up in the ER with a kidney infection and dehydration and given antibiotics. Since then, I have been dealing with dry scaly skin and hives on my left side of my head, behind my ears and neck. Now it is all over my body.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

My family history heart problems, high blood pressure, and diebetes. However, I do not have any of the above.

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