Medrol 8mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 2:54 am

Medrol 8mg Tablet

Uses of Medrol 8mg Tablet

Medrol 8mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Arthritis, Blood Disorders, Skin or Kidney or Intestinal or Lung Diseases, Immune System Disorders, Severe Allergic Reactions, Certain Cancers, Eye Conditions

Side effects of Medrol 8mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Medrol 8mg Tablet are – Vertigo, Headache, Depression, Syncope, Personality Changes, Paresthesia, Euphoria, Insomnia, Psychotic Behavior, Pseudotumor Cerebri, Seizures, Malaise, Emotional Instability, Hypertension, Tachycardia, Syncope

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Medrol 8mg Tablet

Do not use Medrol 8mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Methylprednisolone

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Medrol 8mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Medrol 8mg Tablet works

Medrol 8mg Tablet contains – Methylprednisolone

Methylprednisolone decreases inflammation, mainly by stabilizing leukocyte lysosomal membranes, suppresses immune response, stimulates bone marrow and influences protein, fat, and carbohydrate metabolism.

Dosage of Medrol 8mg Tablet

The dosage of Medrol 8mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Medrol 8mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Medrol 8mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Depotex 8mg Tablet  ( Zydus Cadila )

49.77  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Winlone 8mg Tablet  ( Maxamus International )

80.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Melsone 8mg Tablet  ( Psychotropics India Ltd. )

53.95  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip


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About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.