show timeout overlay link

Your Session Is About to Expire

This online session is about to expire due to inactivity. Click Continue to return to page.

  • Weekly Ad

Prednisone: Oral tablet

Also see:
  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions

Available Strengths
Drug Image file DrugItem_16100.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: 50 93  |  V
Drug Image file DrugItem_2589.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: LOGO 52 
Drug Image file DrugItem_2588.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: LOGO 51 
Drug Image file DrugItem_8910.JPG
Prednisone 50mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 343 
Drug Image file DrugItem_7744.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 760 
Drug Image file DrugItem_5819.JPG
Prednisone 2.5mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical
Pill Identification: WW 25 
Drug Image file DrugItem_20509.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
Cadista Pharmaceuticals Inc. Fmrly Jubilant Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: TL 175 
Drug Image file DrugItem_10073.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
Perrigo Pharmaceuticals Company
Pill Identification: West-ward 473 
Drug Image file DrugItem_12440.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: DAN DAN  |  5443
Drug Image file DrugItem_20730.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical Corp
Pill Identification: West-ward 475 
Drug Image file DrugItem_7095.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
Schein Pharmaceutical Inc
Pill Identification: 5443  |  DAN DAN
Drug Image file DrugItem_21092.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical Corp
Pill Identification: West-ward 475 
Drug Image file DrugItem_13311.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: V  |  50 92
Drug Image file DrugItem_7742.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
Schein Pharmaceutical Inc
Pill Identification: 5442  |  DAN DAN
Drug Image file DrugItem_289.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 899 
Drug Image file DrugItem_295.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 760 
Drug Image file DrugItem_2583.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: LOGO 53 
Drug Image file DrugItem_4018.JPG
Prednisone 50mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 343 
Drug Image file DrugItem_291.JPG
Prednisone 1mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 092 
Drug Image file DrugItem_16739.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical
Pill Identification: West-ward 473 
Drug Image file DrugItem_21095.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical
Pill Identification: West-ward 473 
Drug Image file DrugItem_293.JPG
Prednisone 2.5mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 339 
Drug Image file DrugItem_21094.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical
Pill Identification: West-ward 473 
Drug Image file DrugItem_3148.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical
Pill Identification: West-ward 473 
Drug Image file DrugItem_7100.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 51 
Drug Image file DrugItem_16117.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: West-ward 477 
Drug Image file DrugItem_7094.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 52 
Drug Image file DrugItem_7096.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
United Research Laboratories, Inc. a subsidiary of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: LOGO 53 
Drug Image file DrugItem_21097.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical
Pill Identification: West-ward 477 
Drug Image file DrugItem_16771.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical
Pill Identification: West-ward 477 
Drug Image file DrugItem_4017.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 53 
Drug Image file DrugItem_18342.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
McKesson Packaging
Pill Identification: DAN DAN  |  5443
Drug Image file DrugItem_292.JPG
Prednisone 2.5mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 339 
Drug Image file DrugItem_18675.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: DAN DAN  |  5443
Drug Image file DrugItem_14068.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 50 94  |  V
Drug Image file DrugItem_12421.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 5052  |  DAN DAN
Drug Image file DrugItem_8859.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 899 
Drug Image file DrugItem_4019.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 612 
Drug Image file DrugItem_294.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 760 
Drug Image file DrugItem_288.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 899 
Drug Image file DrugItem_7098.JPG
Prednisone 50mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 343 
Drug Image file DrugItem_290.JPG
Prednisone 1mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 092 
Drug Image file DrugItem_12441.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 5442  |  DAN DAN
Drug Image file DrugItem_10914.JPG
Prednisone 50mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 54 343 
Drug Image file DrugItem_7099.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
United Research Laboratories, Inc. a subsidiary of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: LOGO 51 
Drug Image file DrugItem_11638.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: V  |  50 92
Drug Image file DrugItem_12829.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
McKesson Packaging Inc
Pill Identification: 5052  |  DAN DAN
Drug Image file DrugItem_12833.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
McKesson Packaging Inc
Pill Identification: DAN DAN  |  5443
Drug Image file DrugItem_12832.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
McKesson Packaging Inc
Pill Identification: 5442  |  DAN DAN
Drug Image file DrugItem_11938.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 50 93  |  V
Drug Image file DrugItem_16024.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: West-ward 475 
Drug Image file DrugItem_13367.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
McKesson Packaging
Pill Identification: 50 93  |  V
Drug Image file DrugItem_13366.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
McKesson Packaging Inc
Pill Identification: V  |  50 92
Drug Image file DrugItem_1981.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 5052  |  DAN DAN
Drug Image file DrugItem_13368.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
McKesson Packaging
Pill Identification: 50 94  |  V
Drug Image file DrugItem_20508.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
Breckenridge Inc
Pill Identification: TL 175 
Drug Image file DrugItem_14307.JPG
Prednisone 1mg Tab
Qualitest Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: V  |  50 84
Drug Image file DrugItem_11201.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical
Pill Identification: West-ward 477 
Drug Image file DrugItem_9922.JPG
Prednisone 2.5mg Tab
Qualitest Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: V  |  50 85
Drug Image file DrugItem_21096.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical
Pill Identification: West-ward 477 
Drug Image file DrugItem_4789.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
Qualitest Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 50 94  |  V
Drug Image file DrugItem_3996.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 5442  |  DAN DAN
Drug Image file DrugItem_7741.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 5442  |  DAN DAN
Drug Image file DrugItem_3046.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
United Research Laboratories, Inc. a subsidiary of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: LOGO 52 
Drug Image file DrugItem_7739.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 5052  |  DAN DAN
Drug Image file DrugItem_11813.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: West-ward 473 
Drug Image file DrugItem_7093.JPG
Prednisone 10mg Tab
Qualitest Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 50 93  |  V
Drug Image file DrugItem_1982.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: DAN DAN  |  5443
Drug Image file DrugItem_20729.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
Perrigo Pharmaceuticals Company
Pill Identification: West-ward 475 
Drug Image file DrugItem_9923.JPG
Prednisone 20mg Tab
Qualitest Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: V  |  50 92
Drug Image file DrugItem_20728.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical
Pill Identification: West-ward 475 
Drug Image file DrugItem_21091.JPG
Prednisone 5mg Tab
West-Ward Pharmaceutical
Pill Identification: West-ward 475 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Prednisone: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

PREDNISONE (PRED ni sone) is a corticosteroid. It is commonly used to treat inflammation of the skin, joints, lungs, and other organs. Common conditions treated include asthma, allergies, and arthritis. It is also used for other conditions, such as blood disorders and diseases of the adrenal glands.


What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine?

How should I use this medicine?

What if I miss a dose?

What may interact with this medicine?

What should I watch for while using this medicine?

What side effects may I notice from receiving this medicine?

Where should I keep my medicine?

Drugs Related by Class to Prednisone: Oral tablet
Previous Class name
Class Name : Systemic Corticosteroids, Plain

Related Brand Name Drugs :

A-Methapred: Powder for solution for injection  |  Aristospan: Suspension for injection  |  Arze-Ject-A: Suspension for injection  |  AsmalPred: Oral solution  |  Beta 1 Kit: Suspension for injection  |  CUSHINGS SYNDROME DIAGNOSTIC: Oral tablet  |  Celestone: Oral syrup  |  Celestone: Suspension for injection  |  Cortef: Oral tablet  |  Cortone: Oral tablet  |  Decadron: Ophthalmic drops, solution  |  Decadron: Oral tablet  |  Decadron: Solution for injection  |  Deltasone: Oral tablet  |  Depmedalone-40: Suspension for injection  |  Depmedalone-80: Suspension for injection  |  Depo-Medrol: Suspension for injection  |  DexPak Jr TaperPak: Oral tablet  |  DexPak TaperPak: Oral tablet  |  Entocort EC: Oral capsule, gastro-resistant pellets  |  Flo-Pred: Oral suspension  |  Florinef: Oral tablet  |  Hydrocortone: Oral tablet  |  Kenalog: Suspension for injection  |  Kenalog: Topical cream  |  Kenalog: Topical lotion  |  Kenalog: Topical ointment  |  Kenalog: Topical spray, solution  |  Medrol Dosepak: Oral tablet  |  Medrol: Oral tablet  |  Millipred DP 12-Day: Oral tablet  |  Millipred DP 6 Day: Oral tablet  |  Millipred DP: Oral tablet  |  Millipred: Oral solution  |  Millipred: Oral tablet  |  Orapred ODT: Oral disintegrating tablet  |  Orapred: Oral solution  |  Pediapred: Oral solution  |  Prelone: Oral solution  |  Prelone: Oral syrup  |  RAYOS: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant  |  Solu-Cortef: Powder for solution for injection  |  Solu-Medrol: Powder for solution for injection  |  Sterapred DS: Oral tablet  |  Sterapred: Oral tablet  |  Triesence: Suspension for injection  |  Veripred-20: Oral solution
Most Commonly Used Drugs by Class

Related Generic Drugs :

Betamethasone: Suspension for injection  |  Betamethasone: Topical cream  |  Betamethasone: Topical cream, augmented  |  Betamethasone: Topical foam  |  Betamethasone: Topical gel, augmented  |  Betamethasone: Topical lotion  |  Betamethasone: Topical lotion, augmented  |  Betamethasone: Topical ointment  |  Betamethasone: Topical ointment, augmented  |  Budesonide: Nasal spray, suspension  |  Budesonide: Nebulizer suspension  |  Budesonide: Oral capsule, gastro-resistant pellets  |  Cortisone: Oral tablet  |  Dexamethasone: Ophthalmic drops, solution  |  Dexamethasone: Oral solution  |  Dexamethasone: Oral tablet  |  Dexamethasone: Solution for injection  |  Fludrocortisone: Oral tablet  |  Hydrocortisone: Oral tablet  |  Hydrocortisone: Powder for solution for injection  |  Hydrocortisone: Rectal enema, suspension  |  Hydrocortisone: Rectal suppository  |  Hydrocortisone: Topical Lipocream  |  Hydrocortisone: Topical cream  |  Hydrocortisone: Topical gel  |  Hydrocortisone: Topical lotion  |  Hydrocortisone: Topical ointment  |  Hydrocortisone: Topical solution  |  Methylprednisolone: Oral tablet  |  Methylprednisolone: Powder for solution for injection  |  Methylprednisolone: Suspension for injection  |  Prednisolone: Ophthalmic drops, solution  |  Prednisolone: Ophthalmic drops, suspension  |  Prednisolone: Oral disintegrating tablet  |  Prednisolone: Oral solution  |  Prednisolone: Oral syrup  |  Prednisolone: Oral tablet  |  Triamcinolone: Dental paste  |  Triamcinolone: Nasal spray, solution  |  Triamcinolone: Suspension for injection  |  Triamcinolone: Topical cream  |  Triamcinolone: Topical lotion  |  Triamcinolone: Topical ointment  |  Triamcinolone: Topical spray, solution
Next Class name
CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Prednisone: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
63.43%
36.57%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
5.34%
14.88%
30.08%
49.7%
In-Depth Information on This Drug
Select a specific strength to visit the detail page where you'll find :
  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions
Select a Strength