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)
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Prednisolone 5mg/5ml Syrup

NDC: 581770912
  • 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

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

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

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