Prednisolone

Company: Hoechst Marion Roussel Ltd.

Generic Drug: Prednisolone.

Indication: It is indicated in allergic, inflammatory autoimmune diseases. Also useful to treat malignancies.

Contraindication: Hypersensitivity to preparation.

Dosage & Administration: Available as tablets for oral administration.

Special Precautions:

  • To be used cautiously in cardiac diseases, diabetes, hypertension and hyperthyroidism.
  • To be used cautiously in lactation and pregnancy.

Side effects/ Undesired effects/ Adverse drug reactions: Systemic steroid effects on prolong use such as cushing’s syndrome, osteoporosis, glaucoma and weakness.

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