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pred

(prĕd)
Abbreviation for prednisone.
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Combined therapy of TAC and PRED is widely used in clinical practice and is an effective therapeutic regimen to prevent acute rejection and improve long-term graft survival after renal or liver transplantation (Shapiro et al., 1999; Jain et al., 2001).
Prednisone acetate tablets (4.47 mg PRED per tablet, batch number 100801) were produced by Huanan Pharmaceutical Inc.
Working as a limousine driver during the attacks of September 11, Pred, like many artists, found herself moved to create something from the tragedy.
To me, they represent the sort of double-edged sword of our contemporary society," says Pred.
Children given crushed or whole dexamethasone tablets vomited less often than those given PRED in either liquid or tablet form, and 89% of parents in the dexamethasone group said they believed that the two therapies were equally effective and that the 2-day dexamethasone was more convenient than PRED, especially when dispensed from the emergency room (J.