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prednisone

what does prednisone do to the body that causes it to swell up / or why does the body swell in response to prednisone?  
Age
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32
Sex
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Female
Weight
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150
Current Medications
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prednisone 10mg
levothyroxine 175mcg
elavil 5mg (supposed to be taking 10, but only take half so i can function)
Medical Conditions
:  
undifferentiated auto immune disorder
hypythyroid
reynauds
sjorgens
neuropathies (shoulder & legs)
669815_tn?1225654838
Prednisone itself causes retention of salt and fluid in your body therefore causing possible swelling and weight gain.
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