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  1. Prednisone

    ... It may make the complement system less active. Prednisone does not stop all hemolysis, however, and it does have a lot ... sickness after immunosuppressive therapy with ATG. Prednisone may also increase counts of white blood cells and platelets in some ...

    Topic section last updated 03/10/2016 - 11:27pm.

  2. Ricky Smith, Jr. Battles a One-Two Punch of Aplastic Anemia and PNH

    ... aplastic anemia, they put me on cyclosporine , on prednisone , and I got the ATG shots. It seemed I was doing better, but then ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 03/27/2017 - 1:21pm.

  3. Prednisone

    Prednisone is a steroid that can decrease hemolysis caused by PNH. ... of white blood cells and platelets in some people. Prednisone does not stop all hemolysis, however. And it does have a lot side ... should be used by people with PNH. Most people who take prednisone for a long time use it only every other day. This schedule eases the ...

    Page last updated 01/20/2015 - 4:57pm.

  4. Patient Inspires Workplace Giving

    ... of the skin that was easily cured with high doses of prednisone , and I also had dry eyes, which later went away. The only other ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 06/28/2016 - 8:12am.

  5. Jordan Brown - Family’s Support Spurs Recovery

    ... had, and the planned treatment which included ATG, prednisone , and cyclosporine . Jordan had a fever and antibiotics ... and platelets are still low. He continues to be treated with prednisone and cyclosporine, but the doctor is reducing the steroids as his ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 10/12/2015 - 8:11am.

  6. Ricky Smith, Jr.

    ... they put me on cyclosporine , they put me on prednisone , I got the ATG shots. It seemed I was doing better, but then I ... Immunosuppressive drug therapy Prednisone Eculizumab ...

    "Like You" Patient Story last updated 04/05/2017 - 1:27pm.

  7. Interviews with the Experts: Side Effects of PNH Treatment

    ... light Do other types of treatments for PNH (such as prednisone ) have similar of different side effects that patients should be aware of? Prednisone is a steroid that can decrease hemolysis caused by PNH. It ...

    Interview last updated 08/31/2016 - 8:37am.

  8. Katie Begin and her parents find that giving back is its own reward

    ... the standard regimen of horse ATG, augmented with prednisone and cyclosporine . She was transfusion-dependent with ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 01/04/2017 - 11:12am.

  9. PNH - Treatment (OLD)

    ... Prednisone Prednisone is a steroid that can decrease hemolysis caused by PNH. ...

    Topic section last updated 03/10/2016 - 11:09pm.

  10. Biting into the Elephant

    ... My treatment then began my love/hate relationship with prednisone . We sought opinions from additional specialists, without ... Bethlehem. The doctors continued to treat the symptoms with prednisone and made an unusual decision. Even with counts below a functional ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 06/27/2016 - 2:22pm.