Depo-Medrol (Methylprednisolone, Lignocaine)

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Depo-Medrol (Lignocaine Hydrochloride/Methylprednisolone Acetate) is primarily used to treat patients suffering from adrenal gland disorders, however may also be prescribed to treat types of arthritis, skin conditions, lupus, as well as breathing disorders. This medication is proven to alleviate symptoms associated with the above conditions by preventing the release of certain substances in the body which cause inflammation. One of the active ingredients is lignocaine hydrochloride, a local anesthetic used to relieve pain caused by skin inflammation.

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Depo-Medrol (Lignocaine Hydrochloride/Methylprednisolone Acetate) is primarily used to treat patients suffering from adrenal gland disorders, however may also be prescribed to treat types of arthritis, skin conditions, lupus, as well as breathing disorders. This medication is proven to alleviate symptoms associated with the above conditions by preventing the release of certain substances in the body which cause inflammation. One of the active ingredients is lignocaine hydrochloride, a local anesthetic used to relieve pain caused by skin inflammation.

Dosage and AdministrationDepo-Medrol (Lignocaine Hydrochloride/Methylprednisolone Acetate) should only be used as prescribed by your health care provider. If you suffer from a fever or an infection, you should inform your health care provider as your dosage may need to be adjusted. Never abruptly stop taking this medication, as there is a risk of experiencing withdrawal symptoms. To help prevent this occurring, you should always consult your health care provider before you stop taking it for guidance on how best to do so.

Side effectsSome adverse effects which have been reported by patients taking Depo-Medrol (Lignocaine Hydrochloride/Methylprednisolone Acetate) include insomnia, increased sweating, acne, and changes in the shape of the body fat around the arms, breasts, face, neck, and waist.

Patients who notice any of the following rare, but serious side effects are advised to consult their health care provider immediately:

  • Vision changes
  • High blood pressure
  • Chest pains
  • Shortness of breath
  • Severe pain in the upper stomach
  • Rapid weight gain
  • Seizures

 

PrecautionsBefore taking Depo-Medrol (Lignocaine Hydrochloride/Methylprednisolone Acetate), always inform your health care provider if you are suffering any fever or infections of any kind so your dosage and prescription can be altered accordingly.

Patients are advised to wear a tag or to carry an ID card which states that they are currently taking methylprednisolone. This is in case they require emergency medical treatment due to an accident or medical emergency of any cause.

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1 Pack(s), 3 Pack(s), 5 Pack(s), 10 pack{s}, 100 pack{s}