Prednisone Tapering - Patient Instructions

  • Category:
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) > Crohn's Disease > Drugs
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) > Ulcerative Colitis > Drugs
    • Nursing > Medication Information
    • Protocols > Initiation of Corticosteroids
  • Category:
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) > Crohn's Disease > Drugs
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) > Ulcerative Colitis > Drugs
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) > Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical Care Pathways > Patient Instructions
    • Miscellaneous
  • Tags:
    • IBD
    • instructions
    • steroids
    • corticosteroids
    • taper
    • prednisone
    • IBD CCP
    • ibd
    • treatment
  • Description: Detailed instructions for weaning off Prednisone. Gives a full timeline of dosages and provides tips for any adverse side effects.
  • Source: IBD Clinic: University of Alberta IBD Group: University of Calgary Alberta Health Services