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

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Solu-Medrol 125mg Pwd for Inj

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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Solu-Medrol 125mg Powder for Injection

NDC: 000090047
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved

FDA approved for the following conditions:
Allergic Rhinitis, Alopecia, Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL), Serum Sickness, Polymyositis, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Psoriatic Arthritis, Psoriasis, Iritis, Osteoarthritis, Exfoliative Dermatitis, Necrobiosis Lipoidica Diabeticorum, Asthma, Anaphylaxis, Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL), Tenosynovitis, Temporal Arteritis, Crohn's Disease, Discoid Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), Tuberculosis Infection, Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP), Pemphigus, Lichen Planus, Hodgkin Lymphoma, Postoperative Ocular Inflammation, Ulcerative Colitis, Lichen Simplex, Rheumatic Carditis, Hemolytic Anemia, Loeffler's Syndrome, Multiple Sclerosis, Angioedema, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS), Addison's Disease, Uveitis, Trichinosis, Urticaria, Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (JRA)/juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA), Bursitis, Keloids, Gouty Arthritis, Keratitis, Sarcoidosis, Berylliosis, Epicondylitis, Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis, Kidney Transplant Rejection, Dermatitis Herpetiformis, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Anterior Segment Inflammation, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Adrenocortical Insufficiency, Adrenogenital Syndrome, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, Pruritus, Contact Dermatitis, Eczema, Dermatomyositis, Thrombocytopenia, Pneumonitis, Erythema Multiforme, Insect Bites Or Stings, Seborrheic Dermatitis, Atopic Dermatitis, Corneal Ulcer, Status Asthmaticus, Erythroblastopenia, Granuloma Annulare, Chorioretinitis, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (NHL), Mycosis Fungoides, Graves' Ophthalmopathy, 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), Polychondritis, Spinal Cord Injury, Polyarteritis Nodosa, Pseudogout, Pulmonary Fibrosis, Pulmonary Edema, Kawasaki Disease, Mixed Connective Tissue Disease, Wegener's Granulomatosis, Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), Graft-versus-host Disease (GVHD), Heart Transplant Rejection, Endophthalmitis, Pneumocystis Pneumonia (PCP), Churg-Strauss Syndrome, Lupus Nephritis, Laryngotracheobronchitis (croup), Multiple Myeloma

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
Discard product if it contains particulate matter, is cloudy, or discolored
Solu-Medrol 125mg Powder for Injection
Daily Life Interactions for Solu-Medrol 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 Solu-Medrol 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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