Prednisone is one drug that is often used for treating autoimmune diseases in dogs. It is a synthetic, inactive corticosteroid that is chemically converted by the liver into prednisolone, an active steroid. The benefits of using the drug for treating a number of conditions in humans and animals have been established over time. Prednisone has varied and diverse uses. Some examples are as follows:
1.Treatment of excessive itching 2.Alleviation of asthma and other allergies 3.Managing emergencies like injuries to the spinal chord 4.Controlling rejections during organ transplants 5.Treating kidney disorders
Treatment of excessive itching Alleviation of asthma and other allergies Managing emergencies like injuries to the spinal chord Controlling rejections during organ transplants Treating kidney disorders etc...