Glucocorticosteroid drugs

"Axis Recovery"

  • Slow reduction in dose over extended period of time
  • change dose rate every 3-4 weeks, change to EOD for first reduction
  • No ACTH (maintains negative feedback on hypothalamus)
  • Remember extra pred. for "stress"
  • Daily replacement therapy
    • Prednisone or prednisolone preferred
    • 1 mg/kg of hydrocortisone activity each day (dog)
    • - mg/kg prednisone, prednisolone "normal" secretion rate not known for other species
  • "Stressful" Situations
    • additional prednisone or prednisolone
Anti-inflammatory and Anti-immunologic Therapy Steroids are potent drugs for interrupting events triggered at the cell membrane (prostaglandins, phospholipase, etc.), and cell mediated immunity (antigen recognition, cell migration, etc.)

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