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Side effect(s) of Methylprednisolone

Read the side effects of Methylprednisolone as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

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.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Methylprednisolone

Methylprednisolone(Medrol) generic 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.
More Info about Methylprednisolone

Trade Names for Methylprednisolone

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International : 

Medrol, Medrol Dosepak, MethylPREDNISolone Dose Pack, Medrol, Meprolone
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