Methylprednisolone Powder For Solution For Injection 125Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Methylprednisolone: Powder for solution for injection (125mg)

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What is this Medicine?

METHYLPREDNISOLONE (meth ill pred NISS oh lone) 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.

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Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate 125mg Powder for Injection

NDC: 633230258
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved

FDA approved for the following conditions:
Tenosynovitis, Tuberculosis Infection, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), Pneumonitis, Adrenocortical Insufficiency, Crohn's Disease, Eczema, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis, Dermatitis Herpetiformis, Rheumatic Carditis, Adrenogenital Syndrome, Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP), Pruritus, Allergic Conjunctivitis, Laryngotracheobronchitis (croup), Exfoliative Dermatitis, Angioedema, Serum Sickness, Graves' Ophthalmopathy, Urticaria, Uveitis, Necrobiosis Lipoidica Diabeticorum, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS), Granuloma Annulare, Addison's Disease, Iritis, Trichinosis, Dermatomyositis, Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL), Ankylosing Spondylitis, Herpes Zoster Ocular Infection, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Anterior Segment Inflammation, Contact Dermatitis, Berylliosis, Anaphylaxis, Mycosis Fungoides, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (NHL), Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL), Insect Bites Or Stings, Pemphigus, Discoid Lupus Erythematosus, Postoperative Ocular Inflammation, Seborrheic Dermatitis, Loeffler's Syndrome, Bursitis, Epicondylitis, Lichen Simplex, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, Corneal Ulcer, Atopic Dermatitis, Lichen Planus, Asthma, Hypoplastic Anemia, Ulcerative Colitis, Keratitis, Keloids, Kidney Transplant Rejection, Allergic Rhinitis, Chorioretinitis, Alopecia, Sarcoidosis, Osteoarthritis, Graft-versus-host Disease (GVHD), Polymyositis, Gouty Arthritis, Thrombocytopenia, Psoriasis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis, Hodgkin's Disease, Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (JRA)/juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA), Hemolytic Anemia, Optic Neuritis, Erythroblastopenia

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), Temporal Arteritis, Multiple Myeloma, Pneumocystis Pneumonia (PCP), Acute Interstitial Nephritis (AIN), Pulmonary Fibrosis, Bronchospasm Prophylaxis, Pulmonary Edema, Mixed Connective Tissue Disease, Lupus Nephritis, Heart Transplant Rejection, Pseudogout, Endophthalmitis, Wegener's Granulomatosis, Polychondritis, Polyarteritis Nodosa, Churg-Strauss Syndrome, Spinal Cord Injury

Storage Information
Protect from light
Reconstituted product may be stored at controlled room temperature (68 to 77 degrees F) for use within 48hours
Store unreconstituted product at 68 to 77 degrees F
Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate 125mg Powder for Injection
Daily Life Interactions for Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate 125mg Powder for Injection

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate 125mg Powder for Injection(Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate)
Grapefruit juice and Methylprednisolone(Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate)
In theory, grapefruit juice and grapefruits might increase the side effects of Methylprednisolone, but it is not clear if this interaction is significant. If possible, avoid ingesting grapefruit juice while taking Methylprednisolone. At the very least, do not significantly change your daily intake of grapefruit and grapefruit juice.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.

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