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Re: [IP] Prednisone and Shingles- Help!



Lisa Said:

>I am so scared at what to
>expect with the steroids and my blood sugars.  Thank goodness for the
>pump.....but I'm still scared.
>Anyone to give words of advise?

Hi Lisa,

I take Prednisone every day, and yes, it does cause the bg to go up.  (Way 
up, in my case).  You may need to raise your basals while you're taking 
them.

Jenn
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