Prednolone 5mg Tablet Description:
Prednolone 5mg Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called as glucocorticosteroids. It increases the level of corticosteroids which are already present in the body and helps to treat various inflammatory conditions. It has anti-inflammatory, metabolic, immune, and hormonal effects on the body.
Prednolone 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of severe allergic reactions, allergy symptoms, asthma, rheumatic disorder, skin disorders, eye disorders and nephrotic syndrome.
Electrolyte imbalance, Redistribution/accumulation of body fat, Bone degradation, Increased risk of infection, Muscle disorders, Increased blood pressure, Altered bone growth, Skin scar, Behavioural changes, Increased glucose level in blood, Cataract.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Prednolone 5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Is Prednolone an anti-inflammatory drug?
Prednolone belongs to the class of corticosteroids which has anti-inflammatory properties (suppresses the inflammation associated with many diseases, for example, arthritis). Hence, Prednolone is used for the treatment of a number of inflammatory and auto-immune conditions.
How long can I take Prednolone for?
It is advisable to take Prednolone for the duration prescribed by your doctor. Do not stop the treatment suddenly or take for a longer period than recommended by your doctor.
Does Prednolone contain penicillin?
Prednolone does not contain penicillin. Prednolone belongs to a group of medicines called steroids.
Does Prednolone expire?
Yes, Prednolone does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.