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Mednisol 1 gm Injection


Overview

Introduction of Mednisol Injection

Mednisol 1 gm Injection is used for the treatment of wide variety of medical conditions such as severe allergic reactions, asthma, rheumatic disorders and skin and eye disorders. It provides quick relief by preventing the release of substances that cause inflammation and by suppressing the immune system.

Mednisol 1 gm Injection is an injectable drug and given as an injection by a healthcare professional. Do not self administered the injection. To get the most benefit, take this medicine at evenly spaced times and continue using it until your prescription is finished, even if your symptoms disappear after a few days.

The most common side effects of this medicine include mood changes, upset stomach, or pain, swelling and redness at the site of injection. You could ask your doctor about ways of preventing or reducing these effects. You should stop taking it straight away if you have any signs of an allergic reaction. Signs of this include rash, swelling of the lips, throat or face, swallowing or breathing problems, feeling dizzy or faint and nausea.

Mednisol Injection side effects

Common
  • Weight gain
  • Mood changes
  • Stomach upset
  • Behavioural changes
  • Fluid retention
  • Glucose intolerance
  • Increased appetite

How to use Mednisol Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Mednisol Injection works

Mednisol 1 gm Injection is a steroid which works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers in the body that cause inflammation (redness and swelling) and allergies.

Mednisol Injection related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Mednisol 1 gm Injection does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Mednisol 1 gm Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Mednisol 1 gm Injection is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Mednisol 1 gm Injection may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Mednisol 1 gm Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Mednisol 1 gm Injection is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease as careful dose selection and regular monitoring of kidney function tests are advised while you are taking this medicine.
Liver
CAUTION
Mednisol 1 gm Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Mednisol 1 gm Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Mednisol 1 gm Injection helps treat inflammation, severe allergies, flare-ups of ongoing illnesses, and many other medical problems that require either reduction of inflammation or suppression of the immune system.
  • Do not use it more often or for longer than advised by your doctor.
  • Mednisol 1 gm Injection 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 Mednisol 1 gm Injection. Inform your doctor if this bothers you.
  • Do not stop taking Mednisol 1 gm Injection suddenly without talking to your doctor first as it may worsen your symptoms.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Mednisol with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
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Brand(s): Excrete
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Itraspan, Canzit, Cositra
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
SERIOUS
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SERIOUS
Brand(s): Cilniright
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Mednisol

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What is the cause of increase level of IgE
Dr. Rahul Yadav
Child Specialist
Hello , it generally increase in allergic disorders. But sometimes it may also suggest underlying serious blood disorders. Please consult a nearest pediatrician for clinical evaluation and management options. An opinion of pediatric hrmatologist may also be required.
Hi sir/Madam, my son completed 4 months on March 10th ( born on November 10, 2016). Some times I see that his eyes are not in co ordination with eachothet. I have attached a pic that I took yesterday for your reference. Last time ( he was 3 months old) when I met pediatrician he told it's normal till 4 or 5 months in kids. I wanted to check if this is normal and how long will it take to be like us. Or should I check with an eye specialist ? Pls help.
Dr. Rahul Yadav
Child Specialist
Hello, generally the accommodation and focussing of eyes happen by 5 months of age. If you notice any problem, please take an opinion of ophthalmologist to rule out congenital eye disorders.
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FAQs

Q. Is Mednisol an anti-inflammatory drug?

Mednisol belongs to the class of corticosteroids which has anti-inflammatory properties (suppresses the inflammation associated with many diseases, for example, arthritis). Hence, Mednisol is used for the treatment of a number of inflammatory and auto-immune conditions.

Q. How long can I take Mednisol for?

It is advisable to take Mednisol for the duration prescribed by your doctor. Do not stop the treatment suddenly or take for a longer period than recommended by your doctor.

Q. Does Mednisol contain penicillin?

Mednisol does not contain penicillin. Mednisol belongs to a group of medicines called steroids.

Q. Does Mednisol expire?

Yes, Mednisol does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.

Q. Is Mednisol a pain-killer?

Mednisol is not a pain-killer. Mednisol belongs to a group of medicines called steroids which are anti-inflammatory in nature and can help in the relief of pain associated with inflammation.

Q. Is Mednisol safe?

Yes. Mednisol is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.

Q. Is Mednisol an immunosuppressant?

Mednisol belongs to the class of corticosteroids and has immunosuppressant properties (suppresses the body’s immune system). Hence, Mednisol is used for the treatment of a number of inflammatory and auto-immune conditions.

Q. Is Mednisol a glucocorticoid?

Mednisol is a glucocorticoid and belongs to a group of medicines called steroids (corticosteroids).

Q. Can I take Mednisol with antibiotics?

Certain antibiotics may increase the metabolism of Mednisol and hence decrease its effects. So, it may be necessary to adjust the dose of Mednisol accordingly. Please consult your doctor before taking Mednisol with antibiotics.

Q. Can I take Mednisol with paracetamol?

Mednisol can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been clinically seen between the two. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

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