Prednisolone Oral Syrup 5Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Prednisolone: Oral syrup (5mg)

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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.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Prelone: Oral syrup (5mg)
In-Depth Information

Prednisolone 5mg/5ml Syrup

NDC: 581770912
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved

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

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

Storage Information
Do not refrigerate
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Prednisolone 5mg/5ml Syrup
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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