FAQs ABOUT PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION
What is PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION used for?
PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION is a corticosteroid medicine used to treat adrenal insufficiency. It can also be used to treat drug induced hypersensitivity reactions, allergic reactions and various inflammatory auto-immune disease conditions affecting the skin, collagen, bones and joints, brain, gut, eyes etc. It also helps in prevention of graft rejection following organ transplantation, reduces flare-ups of multiple sclerosis and increases urine output among patients with kidney problems.
How to take PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION?
PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION is not meant for self-administration. It will be given to you only by a doctor or a nurse into the muscle (intramuscularly) or into the vein (intravenously).
Is PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION a steroid?
Yes. PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION is synthetic corticosteroid used to treat problems of adrenal gland and various allergic, hypersensitivity and inflammatory autoimmune disease conditions.
What are the most common side effects of PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION?
The most common side effects of receiving PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION are high blood pressure, swelling of body parts, muscle cramps or weakness, skin thinning, feeling sad or depressed and slowed growth in children. Consult your doctor if any of these side effect worsens.
Can PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION make you feel high?
Yes. PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION may make you feel high. Such symptoms may disappear once the therapy has been stopped. However, consult your doctor if it bothers you.
How does PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION works?
PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION boosts your body with sufficient corticosteroid levels and helps your body to function properly. It also reduces the release of certain chemicals in the body that causes inflammation. It also prevents graft rejection by suppressing the immune functions and protects your kidney from damage in patients with kidney problems.
How long will it take for PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION to control my disease?
The time taken by PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION to control the disease may vary from person-to-person depending upon the dose of methylprednisolone administered and disease severity.
Is PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION safe to use in diabetic patients?
PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION may alter the blood sugar levels in your body. Therefore, it is necessary to inform your doctor if you have diabetes before receiving PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION as a precaution.
Who should not take PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION?
PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION is not recommended for use in patients with serious fungal infections, brain swelling due to malaria or brain injury or stroke. It is also not suitable for use in patients who got vaccinated recently.
Can I receive PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION daily?
Your doctor will evaluate your health condition and suggests whether can you receive PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION every day or not.
Can PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION be used in children?
PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION should be used in children and adolescents (aged below 18 years) only if prescribed by the physician. Therefore, consult your doctor for advice before receiving it.
Will PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION alter the effects of birth control pills?
PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION may reduce the effects of birth control pills. Therefore, try to avoid taking birth control pills along with PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION. Consult your doctor for advice.
Can PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION be used in pregnant women?
PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION should be used in pregnant women only if it is considered necessary by the physician. Therefore, inform your doctor before receiving PREDOSS 40MG INJECTION if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or planning to have a baby.