methylprednisolone

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meth·yl·pred·nis·o·lone

 (mĕth′əl-prĕd-nĭs′ə-lōn′)
n.
A glucocorticoid used therapeutically primarily as an anti-inflammatory agent.
Translations

methylprednisolone

n metilprednisolona
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The transplant was complicated by cellular rejection of the kidney in March 2009 treated with Solu-Medrol and biopsy-proven pancreas rejection treated with 10 doses of muromonab-CD3.
Developed by Pharmacia & Upjohn, methylprednisolone entered China in the late 1990s under the trade names of Medrol (Pfizer) and Solu-Medrol (Pharmacia & Upjohn).
CASE FACTS: Tiffany Applewhite, an infant suffered anaphylactic shock during a home infusion of medication called Solu-Medrol.
Once she makes sure it's a real attack, I go into the hospital for Solu-medrol (an IV steroid medication, frequently prescribed for MS attacks).
In 2004, due to a continued shift in promotional efforts toward Nascobal and the return of supply of Solu-Medrol, the primary competitive product to Acthar, we expect prescriptions for Acthar to drop below 2003 levels.
Treatment was begun with aerosol therapy, IV antibiotics (TMP-SMX and gatifloxacin), oxygen per nasal cannula, and 1 g of IV Solu-Medrol per day for 3 days.
Because the etiology of pulmonary edema was not certain initially, an intravenous bolus of Solu-Medrol 100 mg was administered followed by intravenous infusions of 60 mg every 6 hours for 4 doses.
Edwin Porres ordered 125 milligrams of Solu-Medrol, a steroid, and 25 milligrams of Benadryl to be administered I.
Solu-Medrol (Pharmacia & Upjohn, Kalamazoo, MI) is initiated at 1 mg/kg/d for 3 days, followed by oral prednisone 1 mg/kg/d.
Dalacin (Cleocin), the antibiotic, Solu-Medrol, the injectable steroid, and Provera, the progestational agent, also contributed to international sales growth.