Prednisone reduces inflammation and is also used to suppress the actions of the immune system. It is used in the treatment of autoimmune diseases such as lupus or pemphigus, autoimmune hemolytic anemias, asthma and inhalant allergies (atopy), cancers, brain swelling, certain types of colitis, certain kidney diseases, and Addison's disease.
- Prednisone is a powerful anti-inflammatory medication that treats inflammation from allergies and more
- Also helps treat auto-immune diseases, and certain types of brain swelling and cancers
- It is used to treat Addison's disease, in which the body does not produce enough corticosteroids
- Oral dosage regimen can be effectively individualized for your pet by your veterinarian