The use of Prednisone can cause Avascular Necrosis. This would affect the bone area. It has been reported that those who have taken doses greater then 20 milligrams a day of Prednisone have experienced this condition, particularly in the hip area.
absolutly..prednisone as for other steroid medications will alter test results due to the quantity of use....albuterol sulfate inhalants and prednisone are used for asthma treatmants wich can give a false positive
The use of anti-inflammatory drugs can help relieve the joint and muscle aches that might occur when withdrawing from Prednisone. To reduce the side effects from Prednisone withdrawal doctors recommend tapering off the drug slowly.