DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20193957

A rare case report of oral prednisolone dependence in a middle aged man

Chamelee A., Lavanya L., Vijayanand D., Chandraleka G. S.

Abstract


Dependence is an uncommon, but potentially sinister complication of corticosteroid therapy. prednisolone was the most frequently implicated corticosteroid in steroid dependence. Here we report a rare case of oral prednisolone dependence in middle aged manĀ  who had chronic asthma.


Keywords


Prednisolone, Steroid dependence, Steroid abuse

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