Our expert says:
Steroids may be highly efective in treating a number of serious disorders, but they can indeed have unpleasant side-effects in regard to mood, and we seem to vary as to how sensitive we are to this potential side-effect, individually. This should be reported to the prescribing doctor, who might want to consider trying a different steroid, after a short gap, which might not affect your husband in this way. Also clarify what the plan is --- how long will he be expected to stay on the steroid, as thse effects should clear up not long after he stops taking the prednisone. The sort of euphoria Liza described is a more common side-effects of prednisone, but the symptoms you describe could potentially be cause buy the drug, too.
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