Adverse side effects associated with prednisone in the treatment of patients with oral inflammatory ulcerative diseases.

@article{Lozada1984AdverseSE,
  title={Adverse side effects associated with prednisone in the treatment of patients with oral inflammatory ulcerative diseases.},
  author={F I Lozada and Sol Silverman and C{\'e}sar Augusto Migliorati},
  journal={Journal of the American Dental Association},
  year={1984},
  volume={109 2},
  pages={269-70}
}
Systemic glucocorticoids in the form of prednisone have been effective in reducing signs and symptoms in a variety of acute and chronic oral inflammatory diseases. In the 101 patients prospectively studied, the benefits from prednisone treatment far outweighed the adverse side effects, which occurred in 61 patients. However, none of the adverse side effects… CONTINUE READING