Prednisone® is a corticosteroid used to treat severe allergies, arthritis, asthma, and skin conditions. It may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your veterinarian. This medication is produced by various manufacturers.
Dosage: Prednisone should be given with food. Follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian. Do not give or more less than prescribed--Contact the pharmacist or veterinarian if an overdose occurs.
Warning: Prednisone and prednisolone suppress immune response. Animals receiving prednisone or prednisolone may be more susceptible to bacterial or viral infections. Prednisone and prednisolone can also mask signs of infection, such as an elevated temperature.
Storage: Store in a tightly sealed container at room temperature.
A prescription is required.