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Used in the management of endocrine disorder. Acute episodes/exacerbations of rheumatic disorders. Maintenance treatment/exacerbations of collagen diseases & immune complex diseases; dermatologic diseases. Treatment of unresponsive severe or incapacitating allergic states; severe acute/chronic inflammatory ophth conditions. Management over critical periods of GI & resp diseases; hematologic disorder. Palliative management of neoplastic diseases. To induce diuresis or remission of proteinuria in edematous states; nervous system disorders. Adjunct to chemotherapy in TB meningitis with subarachnoid/impending block; trichinosis with neurologic or myocardial involvement. Organ transplantation. Prevention of nausea & vomiting associated with cancer chemotherapy.
May be administered by intravenous (IV) injection or infusion; or by intramuscular (IM) injection.
May increase susceptibility to infection; mask some signs of infection; result to secondary adrenocortical insufficiency; produce or aggravate Cushing's syndrome & psychic derangements & predispose to dyslipidemia; HTN & osteoporosis. Patients with hypothyroidism; diabetes; myasthenia gravis or seizure disorders; fungal & viral eye infections; nonspecific ulcerative colitis; renal insufficiency. Concomitant use with NSAIDs. withdraw treatment gradually. Administered only to patients with suspected or identified pheochromocytoma after appropriate risk/benefit evaluation. Contains benzyl alcohol associated with gasping syndrome in ped patients. Premature infants.
Each vial approximately contains methylprednisolone sodium succinate equivalent to 125 mg methylprednisolone; 2 mg sodium phosphate; 20 mg dibasic sodium phosphate; and sufficient quantity of sodium hydroxide; and water for injection.
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