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Re: [IP] cortisone and prednisone



And prednisone really can save lives..I am on it daily..without it I would
not be functional.
With the pump I am able to do pretty good with keeping BGs lower then I was
without the pump.
Just a thought :)
Ginny

At 06:52 PM 03/18/2000 -0500, you wrote:
>They are not the same. Cortisone is a naturally occurring steroid made by
>the adrenal gland. Prednisone is a synthesized steroid which acts like
>cortisone but is a pharamaceutical. Both screw up glucose metabolism,make
>for insulin resistance and mess up muscle proteins. but they are really
>different.
>
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