Pediapred Oral Solution 6.7Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Pediapred: Oral solution (6.7mg)

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What is this Medicine?

PREDNISOLONE (pred NISS oh lone) is a corticosteroid. It is 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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Pediapred 5mg/5ml Solution

NDC: 005852250
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Pulmonary Fibrosis, Hypercalcemia, Thyroiditis, Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL), Polymyositis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Psoriasis, Bacterial Conjunctivitis, Iritis, Osteoarthritis, Exfoliative Dermatitis, Asthma, Tenosynovitis, Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL), Temporal Arteritis, Crohn's Disease, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), Tuberculosis Infection, Pemphigus, Postoperative Ocular Inflammation, Hodgkin Lymphoma, Rheumatic Carditis, Ulcerative Colitis, Hemolytic Anemia, Nephrotic Syndrome, Loeffler's Syndrome, Polymyalgia Rheumatica, Multiple Sclerosis, Addison's Disease, Uveitis, Trichinosis, Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (JRA)/juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA), Bursitis, Gout, Keratitis, Gouty Arthritis, Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis, Sarcoidosis, Epicondylitis, Berylliosis, Dermatitis, Kidney Transplant Rejection, Dermatitis Herpetiformis, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Anterior Segment Inflammation, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Adrenocortical Insufficiency, Polychondritis, Polyarteritis Nodosa, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, Contact Dermatitis, Dermatomyositis, Eczema, Vasculitis, Pneumonitis, Erythema Multiforme, Seborrheic Dermatitis, Corneal Ulcer, Atopic Dermatitis, Chorioretinitis, Erythroblastopenia, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (NHL), Kidney Transplant Rejection Prophylaxis, Mycosis Fungoides, Optic Neuritis, Hypoplastic Anemia, Herpes Zoster Ocular Infection, Allergic Conjunctivitis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Acute Interstitial Nephritis (AIN), Pseudogout, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Thrombocytopenia, Kawasaki Disease, Mixed Connective Tissue Disease, Wegener's Granulomatosis, Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP), Heart Transplant Rejection Prophylaxis, Endophthalmitis, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Churg-Strauss Syndrome, Bell's Palsy, Graves' Ophthalmopathy, Laryngotracheobronchitis (croup), Multiple Myeloma

Pediapred 5mg/5ml Solution
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Second Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Third Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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