I just wanted to know if extremity numbness is normal when reducing prednisone. I am 33 years old and was prescribed a prednisone taper.
I am on 3.75 mg of prednisone a day, a pretty low dose, but I keep gettign jittery being on prednisone for a week and a half and thats when the tingling and anxiety . your dose as this is what a normal body will do in the face of infection etc.
I have been on Prednisone for several weeks and being tapered down at 5 mg it for two weeks now and the numbness and tingling in my face and neck have.
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One month back I was squatting for long time and my right feet was entirely numb, after getting up, it was fine except for my big toe. She refuses most things. Sjogren's Syndrome Foundation Fact Sheet: How to Massage Salivary Glands. Prednisone is a corticosteroid and suppresses immune activity and reduces inflammation thereby counteracting the action and effects of your autoimmune condition. Lupus symptoms, negative tests.