About Careers Internship MedBlog Contact us

Zencort-M (4mg) (Methylprednisolone) Drug Price and Information

Methylprednisolone (Zencort-M (4mg)) is a corticosteroid prescribed for severe allergies, arthritis, asthma, certain blood disorders and skin conditions.  It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.
The information provided on this page is intended to serve as a comprehensive resource and should not be a substitute to professional medical advice. If you have concerns it is always best to speak with a healthcare professional.

Zencort-M - Zenon Healthcare Ltd

Zencort-M (4mg)  Tablet  

Generic : Methylprednisolone
10 Tablets
Price Updated on August 8, 2019
Update the Drug Info ADD Drugs
View in Hindi

Substitute/Alternative Medication to Zencort-M (4mg)
Predon M

Drug information on Zencort-M (4mg) from Zenon Healthcare Ltd


When is Zencort-M (4mg) prescribed?

It is prescribed for -

What should be the dose and frequency?

PO- The recommended dose range is 4 to 32mg/day.
IV- 1gm every 6 – 8 weeks.

What are the common side effects of Zencort-M (4mg)

Heart : Heart failure, high blood pressure and fluid retention.

Musculoskeletal : Muscle weakness, loss of muscle mass, joint inflammation, tendon rupture, vertebral compression and fractures.

Gastrointestinal : Peptic ulcer and abdominal distention.

Skin : Facial swelling increased sweating, redness and rash.

Central Nervous System : Stroke, convulsions, unsteadiness and headache.

Genitourinary : Suppression of growth in children and menstrual irregularities.

Metabolic : Increased blood sugar level.

Eye : Increased eye pressure.

How to use Zencort-M (4mg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
It also comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein.


In which conditions should Zencort-M (4mg) be avoided?



What are the Precautions needed with Zencort-M (4mg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart problems, heart attack, high blood pressure, kidney, liver disease, diabetes, seizures, under active thyroid, adrenal gland problems, mental problems, any allergy, who are taking other medications, infections, stomach problems, muscle weakness, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Avoid contact with people who have infections.

It may cause serious increase in blood pressure, salt and water retention, calcium deficiency, take proper diet.

It may affect blood sugar level; monitor sugar level regularly while taking this medication.

Are there any additional Precautions?

Avoid excess dosage.

At What Temperature Should it be Stored?

Store it at controlled room temperature (20° to 25°C).

Search for Drugs/Medicines

    Disclaimer :
    Medindia updates the prices regularly, however, there may be slight discrepancies in the prices displayed. This can be due to the following reasons:Medindia updates the prices regularly, however, there may be slight discrepancies in the prices displayed. This can be due to the following reasons:
    • Difference in GST/local taxes
    • Change in price by the company
    • Updation of price information may not have happened at the right time
    For the above reasons, Medindia cannot be held liable for any action taken based on the information provided by its website. The purpose of this website is to provide initial guidance only and it does not intend to replace professional medical opinion in any manner whatsoever. Please also be aware that Medindia does not buy or sell medication.

    Post a Comment

    Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.

    Benefits of Registration
    Drug Price A - Z
    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
    Buy Medicines (Drug) at Concessional Price from India

    This site uses cookies to deliver our services.By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy, Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use  Ok, Got it. Close
    Greetings! How can I assist you?MediBot