METHONE 4MG TABLET

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Icarus Healthcare Pvt Ltd

Composition for METHONE 4MG TABLET

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Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Driving
45.15
₹4.51/tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of METHONE TABLET

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Uses of METHONE TABLET

Methone 4mg tablet is used in the treatment of severe allergic reaction, allergic disorders, asthma, rheumatic disorder, skin disorders, eye disorders and nephrotic syndrome.
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Side effects of METHONE TABLET

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

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How to use METHONE 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 is better to take Methone 4mg tablet with food.
Avoid Methone 4mg tablet with dietary sodium.

How METHONE TABLET works

Methylprednisolone belongs to a group of medicines called as corticosteroids. It increases the level of corticosteroid, which are naturally present in the body and thereby controls inflammation. It has anti-inflammatory, metabolic, immune, and hormonal effects on the body..

In Depth Information on METHONE TABLET

Expert advice for METHONE TABLET

Do not take the medicine:
  • If you are allergic to it or to any other content in the medicine.
  • If you have a serious infection, particularly in the lungs or esophagus, that is untreated. 
Do not stop this medicine before recommended duration. Consult your doctor for gradual reduction of dose.Do not receive a "live" vaccine while using methylprednisolone. The vaccine may not work as well during this time, and may not fully protect you from disease.Inform your doctor before taking the medicine:
  • If you are suffering from any infection.
  • If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding a baby.
Inform your doctor before taking the medicine:
  • If you are taking antibiotics for any infection, pain killers or contraceptive pills or any medication for heart disease or peptic ulcer.
  • If you are going to undergo any laboratory test.
Stay away from people who are suffering from infections like chicken-pox, measles, shingles or tuberculosis.
Warnings
Special precautions for METHONE 4MG TABLET
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Methone 4mg 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.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Patients should not drive or operate machinery if they get a
ffected symptoms like dizziness, vertigo, visual disturbances.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
GLI 2MG TABLET, CYBLEX 60MG XR TABLET, CYBLEX 30MG TABLET XR, ZATHRIN REDIMIX SUSPENSION

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for METHONE 4MG TABLET

Frequently asked questions for Methylprednisolone

Q. Is methylprednisolone a steroid oral antibiotic drug?
Methylprednisolone is a corticosteroid/steroid drug. It is not an antibiotic
Q. Is methylprednisolone a narcotic or addictive drug?
No. Methylprednisolone is not a narcotic or an addictive drug
Q. Is methylprednisolone the same as prednisone, prednisolone, or dexamethasone?
No. Methylprednisolone, prednisolone, prednisone and dexamethasone are different steroid drugs belonging to the same class
Q. Can I take methylprednisolone for strep throat, sinus infection, bronchitis, or poison ivy?
Methylprednisolone may be effective in skin allergy due to poison ivy. But it should not be taken for suspected bacterial or viral infection including strep throat, sinus infection or bronchitis
Q. Can I take methylprednisolone with ibuprofen, Nyquil, Benadryl, amoxicillin, Vicodin, or Synthroid?
Yes, methylprednisolone can be taken with ibuprofen, Nyquil, Benadryl, amoxicillin, Vicodin, or Synthroid (levothyroxine) only if prescribed by your doctor
Q. Can I take methylprednisolone if I have high blood pressure?
You can take methylprednisolone if you have high blood pressure, only when prescribed by your doctor. It is prescribed in such situation when benefit outweighs the risk
Q. Does methylprednisolone cause insomnia, constipation, heartburn, weight loss, hair loss, or sweating?
Yes. Methylprednisolone may cause insomnia, constipation, heartburn, sweating or hair loss. It usually causes weight gain, not weight loss. If you experience any such symptoms, please contact your doctor
Q. Does methylprednisolone affect birth control?
Methylprednisolone may affect the protection by oral contraceptive pill. Please consult your doctor to confirm whether you require a secondary birth control measure while taking methylprednisolone.
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