Deflazacort

Category: Anti-Inflammatory



Deflazacort Overview

Deflazacort (trade name Calcort among others) is a glucocorticoid used as an anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant. It was patented in 1965 and approved for medical use in 1985.[1] The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) considers it to be a first-in-class medication.[2] Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Adverse effects 3 Pharmacology 3.1 Mechanism of action 3.2 Relative potency 4 History 5 References 6 External links Medical uses The manufacturer lists...

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deflazacort side effects 16MG for a day for autoimmune acute pancreatic

Am 31 male taking dezcore 16MG for a day for autoimmune acute pancreatic. advised me to take this dose for 2 month and the reduce. Any side effects. Some days am having heavy head ach is this a side effect? ## Hello, Ranjith! How are you doing? I'm very sorry about the problem that you're having. And yes, all medications carry the risk of causing side effects. This is a steroid class medication, so it could be causing the headaches you're having, it can also cause fluid retention, insomnia and weight changes as side effects. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Iam24 taking zemprid16 for mouth ulcer for tendays.can intake this for more tendays

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Deflazacort Side Effects

i am sufferring with Post viral poly arthritis. Doctor has advised me to take Deflazacort 6 mg tablets for 10 days. Can i use this medicine for 10 days. Any side effects are there. my age is 35 years/female. ## In the month of february 2011 i got viral fever with arthritis (wrist, elbow,knee and ankle joints). pain was migrated from one joint to another (with in the above four joints). General physician suggested to do the Blood test for DsDNA, AsDNA, C-reactive protein (CRP)and ESR. Out four tests CRP and ESR positive with 3.8mg/L and 103 mm respectively. then he diagnosided that its seronegative rheumatoid arthritis and prescribed Prednisolone tablets for 15 days along with pain killer. Next i went to Orthopedic doctor. He said its not Sero-ve RA. We need to do the symptomatic treatme...

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for how long should i take defcort to relieve my below

i showed up blood in sputum. doc. gave defcort 36 mg slowly titrated to 6mg and then eventually stop. condition relieved but again showed up blood in sputum after month. defcort also magically cured my dandruff condition which I had for years, but after stopping defcort , dandruff showed up again. can i start defcort again and for how long i should take ## Was any testing done to see what is causing the bleeding and where it's coming from? Blood in your sputum could be do to an issue with your mouth, such as your teeth, or your sinuses, it may not necessarily be due to your stomach. This medication contains the active ingredient Deflazacort, which is a steroid class medication that is most commonly used to treat allergic reactions, inflammation, and immunity issues. The NIH Lists it...

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When Is Advice To Take Defcort 6 For What Desiese

what are the benefits of defcort6, why this medicine is taken for, in what condition the medicine recommended for what are the side effects and positive sides of the medicine. ## Defcort contains the active ingredient Deflazacort, this is a type of steroid and it is used to treat several conditions, including allergic reactions, swelling and immune disorders. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, fluid retention and weight gain. Read more: Are there any other comments or questions? ## Defcort effect on hair .......????? ## I have been prescribed in lieu of OMNACORTIL. How is DEFCORT 6 better? ## Is Defcort 6 is safe if used for 3 days only? ## what will happen if I suddenly stop taking defcort6 tablet? ## Is defcort 6 can used in uretic stone pushing out? ## I am using ze...

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side effects of defcort

As I am suffering with sarcodiasis of lymph node (lungs), I was prescribed defcort 30 mg two times daily (60mg per day) for a period of 45 days and a lower dosage afterwards for another 45 days. Now I completed 30 days of treatment. Can you tell me if there will be any side effects and if so, what precautions I should take? ## From what I can find, it appears Defcort contains the glucocortoid Deflazacort, it is used to as an anti-inflammatory and immuno-suppressant. Common side effects to these types of steroids can include: nausea, drowsiness, immunosuppression and weight gain. Is there anything else I can help you with? ## Can u please tell me how old u are? My hubby is 27 and he tells me dat he's suffering from hypersensitive pneumonitis or sarcoidosis wich is not diagnosed prope...

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Side effects of using Defcort 6 mg

I m priya aged 28 yrs , got married 2 yrs ago (no kids ) Recently undergone Renal Transplantation on 25-10-11 , Doctor has prescribed to use Defcort 6mg - 4 tablets a day initially but now the dosage has been reduced to 3tablets a day .I want to know the side effects of using this medicine and the preventive measures to avoid them . How long is it safe to use them ?( A long with Defcort i m taking Vingraf 3.5 mg in a day and Mofilet s - (360 mg T.D)1080 mg a day . I m suffering from pre hypertension ( in between 120/80 -140/90 . ## I am I. P. yadav aged 58 years old. I start Deflazacort Tablets (Daycort-6) in this weak, due to different type of allergy, Rhinitis, Sinositis, Digestive system allergy, Skin allergies, durg allergic eczema and Asthma since 1985.However, I would like to know...

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Enzocort tab 6mg,30mg

Is it a steroid?is it a pain killer ## Enzocort is listed as containing Deflazacort, which is a steroid class medication used to treat swelling, allergic reactions and immune disorders. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, headache and fluid retention. Learn more: Is there anything else I can help with? ## What are the uses & side effects of tab enzocort 30mg? ## enzocort deflazacort 6 mg tablet -- what is the ideal dosage? 1 tab a day for 20 days or 2 tabs a day for 10 days ## thanx for your kind & late reply ## how beneficial is enzocort for ankylosing spondylitis? ## what is the alternative for enzocort tab 6mg in UAE ## what is the safer doaseges of enzocort 6 fo age of 16 year old weight 55 kg girl ## my daughter is 11 year old .she suffering from child ezima . doct...

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deflazacort 30 mg

The protein level in my urine is at 800 and causing swelling of the body especially noted under my eyes. The doctor has prescribed the use of Deflazacort 30 mg and Lasilacton 20/50. Will that help me? I am tired of having my eyes swollen as it has been so for a few months.

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how many times can i take treatment of deflazacort 30 mg in a year?

i have skin problem on my both hands last years. In last months june 2013 i had treatment of deflazacort30 for one month,15mg for one month,6mg for half month then i leave it iand i feel better but now one month ago same problem start and i start treatment again .How many times and how long treatment can i take in a year?what are the side effects of DEFLAZACORT?

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Defcort Tablets

what is use of defcort tablets? The dosage of the same is requested. ## Defcort contains the active ingredient Deflazacort, which is a steroid class medication that is used as an anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant. However, since it's not used here in the U.S. I don't have any dosing information on it. What has your doctor advised? ## Sir, I use defcort tablets morning 15mg, afternoon 15mg & night 15mg for the past five months. Can i stop this medicine immediately, if not how can i reduce this tablet. Please give suitable advice Sir

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Deflazacort
  • Suspension: 22.75mg/ml
  • Tablet: 18mg, 30mg, 36mg, 6mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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