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Depo-Medrol Inj 40mg 1Vialx1ml
Methylprednisolone Aceponate is suitable to put on the skin. It is therefore called a topical corticosteroid, which is sometimes shortened to topical steroid. When Advantan is put on the skin, it relieves the redness, swelling, itching and irritation of the skin in eczema and psoriasis. If rosacea, ulcera, atrophic skin diseases, acne vulgaris or perioral dermatitis are present, Advantan must not be applied to the face. Hypersensitivity to methylprednisolone aceponate or any component of the formulations.
Methylprednisolone aceponate, or methylprednisolone acetate propionate, sold under the brand names Advantan and Avancort, is a glucocorticoid and a corticosteroid ester—specifically the C17α propionate and C21 acetate diester of methylprednisolone.
It is used to treat pain and swelling that occurs with arthritis and other joint disorders. This medication may also be used to treat various conditions such as blood disorders, severe allergic reactions, certain cancers, eye conditions, skin/intestinal/kidney/lung diseases, and immune system disorders.
Nausea, vomiting, heartburn, headache, dizziness, trouble sleeping, appetite changes, increased sweating, acne, or pain/redness/swelling at the injection site may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly. This medication may make your blood sugar rise, which can cause or worsen diabetes. Tell your doctor right away if you have symptoms of high blood sugar such as increased thirst/urination. If you already have diabetes, check your blood sugar regularly as directed and share the results with your doctor. Your doctor may need to adjust your diabetes medication, exercise program, or diet.
When Not To Use
Contraindicated in viral diseases.This medicine should be taken with food.