Mahacort DZ Tablet

Mankind Pharma Ltd

Composition for Mahacort DZ 6mg Tablet

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10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Mahacort DZ Tablet


Uses of Mahacort DZ Tablet

Mahacort DZ Tablet is used in the treatment of severe allergic reaction, allergic disorders, asthma, cancer, rheumatic disorder, skin disorders and eye disorders.

Side effects of Mahacort DZ Tablet


Electrolyte imbalance, Redistribution/accumulation of body fat, Bone degradation, Increased risk of infection, Muscle disorders, Increased blood pressure, Altered bone growth, Behavioural changes, Increased glucose level in blood, Cataract, Skin scar.


How to use Mahacort DZ 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Mahacort DZ Tablet at a fixed time.
Avoid Mahacort DZ Tablet with salad and vegetable diet.

How Mahacort DZ 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 Mahacort DZ Tablet

Expert advice for Mahacort DZ Tablet

  • Do not take the medicine if  you are allergic to it or to any other content in the medicine.
  • Inform your doctor before taking this medicine If  you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding a baby.
  • Stay away from people who are sick to prevent chances of infection as your immune system will be weak while taking this drug.
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Special precautions for Mahacort DZ Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Mahacort DZ 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.
Mahacort DZ Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Mahacort DZ Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Mahacort DZ Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Mahacort DZ Tablet is recommended.

However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease.
Mahacort DZ Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Mahacort DZ Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available on the use of Mahacort DZ Tablet in these patients.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Mahacort DZ 6mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Deflazacort

Yes, Mahacort dz is a steroid medicine also known as glucocorticoids which occur naturally in the body and help to maintain health and wellbeing.
Mahacort dz 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.
Mahacort dz 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 Mahacort dz better than prednisone?
Clinical studies have shown that Mahacort dz 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.
Mahacort dz is not a painkiller. It belongs to the class of medicines known as steroids.
Q. Can I take Mahacort dz with Tamsulosin?
Yes, Mahacort dz can be taken with Tamsulosin. No harmful effects or any other interactions have been reported when they are used together.

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