Jumbling my words, I tried to explain the disease and prednisone and its side effects.
prednisone is often used to combat the inflammation brought on by autoimmune diseases.
Most notably, prednisone can trigger something called moon face.
prednisone pred·ni·sone (prěd'nĭ-sōn',-zōn')
A synthetic steroid similar to cortisone that is used as an antiallergic, immunosuppressive, and anticancer drug and as an anti-inflammatory agent in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.