Home>Defstead>defstead 6 mg tablet

Defstead 6 mg Tablet

Steadfast Medishield Pvt Ltd

Composition for Defstead 6 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Defstead 6 mg Tablet

MRP
70
₹7/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
ADD TO CART
Best Price ₹56.0
20% OFF
Use Coupon HEALTH1020 during checkout

Medicine Overview of Defstead Tablet

Uses of Defstead Tablet

Defstead 6 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of severe allergic reactions, allergy symptoms, asthma, cancer, rheumatic disorder, skin disorders and eye disorders.

Defstead Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Defstead are Increased appetite, Frequent urge to urinate, Facial swelling, Abnormal hair growth, Cushingoid syndrome, Cough.

How to use Defstead Tablet

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. Defstead 6 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Defstead 6 mg Tablet with salad and vegetable diet.

How Defstead Tablet works

Deflazacort is a corticosteroid drug. It increases the level of glucocorticoid in the body and works by decreasing the formation of substances that cause inflammation and suppresses immunity to stops self damage to body by immune system (auto-immune reactions occurring in organ transplants or cancer).
.

In Depth Information on Defstead Tablet

Expert advice for Defstead Tablet

  • Defstead 6 mg Tablet is used to treat a variety of conditions that require either reduction of inflammation or suppression of the immune system.
  • Don't use it more often or for longer than advised by your doctor.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Defstead 6 mg Tablet can make it harder for you to fight off infections. Notify your doctor if you have any signs of infection such as a fever or sore throat.
  • Side effects such as mood changes or stomach problems can happen when you start taking Defstead 6 mg Tablet. Inform your doctor if this bothers you.
  • Do not stop taking Defstead 6 mg Tablet suddenly without talking to your doctor first as it may cause worsening of symptoms.
video imgplay img
Defstead Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Defstead Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Defstead 6 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Defstead 6 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Defstead 6 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Defstead 6 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Defstead 6 mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease.
Liver
Defstead 6 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Defstead 6 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Defstead 6 mg Tablet in these patients.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Defstead Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Deflazacort

Q. Is Defstead a steroid?
Yes, Defstead is a steroid medicine also known as glucocorticoids which occur naturally in the body and help to maintain health and wellbeing.
Q. What is Defstead used for?
Defstead has anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant properties and is used for treating many conditions like allergy diseases, anaphylaxis, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory skin diseases, autoimmune diseases (these diseases happen when your body’s immune system attacks the body itself and causes damage), and suppress the immune system in transplant patients.
Q. How does Defstead work?
Defstead is a steroid medicine also known as glucocorticoids which occur naturally in the body. Taking steroids from outside will help in treating many illnesses involving inflammation by reducing the inflammation. Also, it stops the reactions known as autoimmune reactions which occur when your body's immune system attack the body itself and cause damage.
Q. Is Defstead better than prednisone?
Clinical studies have shown that Defstead has a similar potency to prednisone and is better tolerated when used in the treatment of inflammatory conditions. However, consult your doctor for the right treatment of your condition with either of these medicines.
Q. Is Defstead a painkiller?
Defstead is not a painkiller. It belongs to the class of medicines known as steroids.
Q. Can I take Defstead with Tamsulosin?
Yes, Defstead can be taken with Tamsulosin. No harmful effects or any other interactions have been reported when they are used together.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Defstead with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Defstead with Saxagliptin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Saxagliptin: Onglyza
Defstead with Magnesium Hydroxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magnesium Hydroxide: Mgmax
Defstead with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Coxbact, Rifacure, Rifacil, Toscular, Grifa, Tubercin, Car, Acirimpi, Osorifa, Serom
Defstead with Clotrimazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: Clowil, Odis, Kamestin, Cano, Gynaemed, Clovag, Ctm V, Caniten, D Zorb, Clotrim V
Defstead with Glibenclamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glibenclamide: No Gluco, Diabnil, D Con, Semi Daonil, Daonil, Semi-Euglucon, Aviglen, Glybovin, Gliconil, Diabetnil
Defstead with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro, Ani Rox, Enirox, Serox, Marox, Roxup, Roxiden, P Rox
Defstead with Glimepiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glimepiride: Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee, Prideme, Glimpse, Glimipill, Sunglim, Sysril, Glydin, Glyde
Medicines with composition Bacillus Calmette-Guerin high strength: Oncovac, SII-Onco-BCG
Defstead with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Shinosun, Epikon, Sonal
Defstead with Gliclazide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gliclazide: Diabic, Glywin, Carryl, Glucoril, Glurob, Aliza, GZ, Diabezide, Monoglide, Betazide
Defstead with Liraglutide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Liraglutide: Victoza
Defstead with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, CLR, Claripax, O Clar, Clarinic, C Cin, Klarim, Klarinton, Cloff, Clavid
Defstead with Glipizide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glipizide: Glunase, Glazulin, Egly, Libiz, M Diab, Glyson, Lipi, Glynase, Glytop, Glucotrol
Defstead with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rubella vaccine (Live): Rubella, R-VAC
Defstead with Chlorthalidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Chlornol, Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione
Defstead with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Defstead with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Benikite, Beniq, Caritec
Defstead with Cilnidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cilnidipine: Cilniright, Torcillin, D Blok, Bpcrush, Cilidus, Clindinol, Cindalin, Camco, Ciladoc, Clinidip
Defstead with Repaglinide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Repaglinide: Ripadep, Lunch ON, Page, Reglide, Rapamon, Repage
Defstead with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Defstead with Indapamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indapamide: Excrete, Indizon, Indicard, Inklud, Natritor, Lorvas, Natrilix, Diurix, Insuretis, Inditor
Defstead with Rosiglitazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rosiglitazone: Rezult, Windia, Rosicon
Defstead with Carbamazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Carbamazepine: Carz, Antep, C Lep, Ametol, Setol, Carbatol, Biocarb, Arbetol, Zep, Carbdac
Defstead with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: Samwell, S-Amcard, Esam, Simlidep, S-Amlopress, Big Dvr
Defstead with Lercanidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl
Defstead with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itracip, Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit, Cositra, Itoz, Belitra, Sitra, Ozitral, Itrapro
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Defstead 6mg Tablet: IMC, ASP, DHR, WAD, DPL, BDN, GPP, IAD, MPC, NWP, SNG, WDE, EVP, OWP, IPL, RHL, SJP, RVC, KNH, HIP, TSS, MAX, SHC, GLD, TFP, SIO, CPK, RSS, PWN, DFP, MAK, GGL, SLN, SYN, MIP, MAP, BTM, SDE, RHW, VOP, ATP, NSL, UPA, BHS, BNT, BGS, GFL, AHP, KIM, STS, UMP, NTB, SCH, SCP, HTS, NVL, AVS, GTC, ABP, 1MH, BSN, VTR, KHH, PMA, PRN, AYM, MBP, HNP, GNC, HEX, MKS, PTP, NVY, ENP, WSI, PSF, BJR, SSS, MKT, ESY, MAM, CMC, NNP, DVH, IPP, EMB, USF, NLP, ALC, KMC, FRM, AAR, OIP, PRT, DAO, WHL, PTI, STA, RGH, SSI, GBL, QTM, JIV, EEC, SWP, SAA, SHD, VNS, MJT, PRC, TNH, VSL, RDH, BHM, BBN, LMS, SPF, CRN, JSL, VHP, DPP, SMS, WPL, SWA, HAT, RHS, PNT, SBN, PPR, BIO, RPP, PEN, PNQ, ADT, DYL, KIS, EQN, SHG, HWS, SHN, GLM, NAS, NLG, OMV, HGI, VDH, JJE, RSA, MLC, OLT, MDN, SVS, SNH, DYG, VRS, BJP, JVO, JBT, ARD, HSP, TAT, PLT, RDR, TRP, ZPR, AVB, FGH, ANS, ANT, FIP, HBV, XMX, NDP, EAN, YMI, JVN, AYN, QLF, LHP, RWP, DLY, BDI, VJS, ANP, BNC, MOM, CLT, BLE, TOM, OHM, AVL, AMH, DGN, BLS, HMP, BRC, LCC, SGC, MRS, VSC, ZVP, NXG, KHC, DLP, MDH, PHC, ZEL, RTL, HZF, AGT, MDI, SLC, SAF, RUS, BLP, APS, ALY, THP, DHP, AYU, LHA, PRL, SVH, BHA, AFT, AXM, HSM, BMJ, RAC, CMD, BBS, KLC, SBL, SMN, SGH, EPS, PHN, HPP, BNA, AAY, 4IT, WHP, BAL, MSD, DRA, BHP, UHP, PVP, RKS, OWN, NEO, INC, ATL, SPD, BAP, RRP, MDO, RPI, KHD, 9MM, HCP, NTL, UVD, AMR, BSL, SBA, DZY, OBS, GEO, GDA, SDM, GMA, GHR, NPH, JHC, SRG, HLT, HPC

Substitutes for Defstead Tablet

Defza 6mg Tablet
Wallace Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹11.22/Tablet
60% costlier
Cortimax 6mg Tablet
Zuventus Healthcare Ltd
₹9.89/Tablet
41% costlier
Enzocort 6mg Tablet
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
₹12.95/Tablet
85% costlier
Deflazen 6mg Tablet
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹10.7/Tablet
53% costlier
Dfz 6mg Tablet
Ipca Laboratories Ltd
₹11.06/Tablet
58% costlier
Authored by
1mg Medical Experts Team
Read Our Editorial Policy
Related OTC Products
Becosules Capsule
MRP34.332% off
33.6
Shelcal -500 Tablet
MRP822% off
80
Dexorange Syrup
MRP120.076% off
112
Orofer XT Tablet
MRP118.252% off
116
Electral Powder
MRP18.63% off
18
Zincovit Tablet
MRP903% off
87
Gemcal Soft Gelatin Capsule
MRP2603% off
252
Enterogermina Oral Suspension
MRP46.191% off
45.7
A to Z NS Tablet
MRP79.452% off
78
Folvite 5mg Tablet
MRP64.757% off
60
Top Rheumatologists
MBBS, MD, DM
4.9
MBBS, DNB, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.7
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
4.8
MBBS, MD, Fellowship, Certification, Fellowship
4.4
MBBS, MD
5.0
cross img