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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He was taken off amoxicillin and put on a Medrol dose pack.
5% of lignocaine with 80 mg depo medrol was injected incrementally over 3-5 min with regular aspiration for blood or cerebrospinal fluid (CSF).
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Given the day of discovery and egregious nature of the condition, oral corticosteroids (ie Medrol Dosepak 4mg) were prescribed.
She has been on a medley of medications such as Symbicort, a combination corticosteroid and long acting anti-inflammatory, Medrol which is an oral corticosteroid similar to Prednisone, Albuterol delivered via nebulizer and other related medications.
I have seen, for example, patients get worse after getting just one injection of long-acting Medrol in their backs.
Medrol, Topamax, Ambien, Wellbutrin, Dilantin, Xanax.
2006) found that post-injury pain, swelling, and stiffness were the most common indications reported for use of a Medrol Dosepak.
It's not uncommon during the warm weather months for me to see patients who are near finishing a Medrol Dosepak that was prescribed by their primary care physicians for a case of contact dermatitis (eg, poison ivy).
Only used for Prednisone, Medrol Prescription asthma.