prednisone


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(PRED-nih-zone)

This is a type of steroid. It is used to treat some cancers and other disorders. It slows down the body's immune response, reducing swelling and other signs of inflammation.

Read more about prednisone and other corticosteroids for pain.

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Audio contributed by: Amy Jo Johnson

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