A-methaPred

Active Ingredient(s): Methylprednisolone
FDA Approved: * March 28, 1978
Pharm Company: * HOSPIRA
Category: Anti-Inflammatory

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



A-methaPred Overview

Methylprednisolone, sold under the brand name Depo-Medrol among others, is a corticosteroid medication used to suppress the immune system and decrease inflammation.[2] Conditions in which it is used include skin diseases, rheumatic disorders, allergies, asthma, croup, COPD, certain cancers, multiple sclerosis, and as add-on therapy for tuberculosis.[2] It is given by mouth, by injection into a vein or muscle, or applied to the skin.[2] Serious s...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Methylprednisolone
  • Enema: 40mg/bot
  • Injection: 1000mg, 125mg, 125mg/vial, 1g, 1gm/vial, 20mg/ml, 2g, 2gm/vial, 40mg, 40mg/ml, 40mg/vial, 500mg, 500mg/vial, 80mg, 80mg/ml
  • Tablet: 16mg, 24mg, 2mg, 32mg, 4mg, 8mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for A-methaPred: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0409-3217 A-methapred 40 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-3218 A-methapred 125 mg/2ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Hospira, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Methylprednisolone or a similar ingredient: (5 results)




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