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Monocortil 20mg Tablet

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Composition for Monocortil 20mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Monocortil 20mg Tablet

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13.25
₹1.32/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Monocortil Tablet

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Uses of Monocortil Tablet

Monocortil 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of severe allergic reactions, allergy symptoms, asthma, rheumatic disorder, skin disorders, eye disorders and nephrotic syndrome.
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Monocortil Tablet side effects

Common

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

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How to use Monocortil 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. Monocortil 20mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Monocortil Tablet works

Monocortil 20mg Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called as glucocorticosteroids. It increases the level of corticosteroids which are already present in the body and helps to treat various inflammatory conditions. It has anti-inflammatory, metabolic, immune, and hormonal effects on the body.

In Depth Information on Monocortil Tablet

Expert advice for Monocortil Tablet

  • Take with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Dose is decreased or tapered over time.
  • Most side effects occur with high doses and on long-term use.
  • Your risk of getting an infection may become higher. Tell your doctor immediately if you have a fever, flu-like symptoms, cough, painful urination, or a wound that does not heal.
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Monocortil Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Monocortil Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Monocortil 20mg 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
SAFE
Monocortil 20mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
Monocortil 20mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Monocortil 20mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Monocortil 20mg Tablet 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
Monocortil 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Monocortil 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Monocortil Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Prednisolone

Monocortil belongs to the class of corticosteroids which has anti-inflammatory properties (suppresses the inflammation associated with many diseases, for example, arthritis). Hence, Monocortil is used for the treatment of a number of inflammatory and auto-immune conditions.
It is advisable to take Monocortil for the duration prescribed by your doctor. Do not stop the treatment suddenly or take for a longer period than recommended by your doctor.
Monocortil does not contain penicillin. Monocortil belongs to a group of medicines called steroids.
Yes, Monocortil does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.
Monocortil is not a pain-killer. Monocortil 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.
Yes. Monocortil is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
Monocortil belongs to the class of corticosteroids and has immunosuppressant properties (suppresses the body’s immune system). Hence, Monocortil is used for the treatment of a number of inflammatory and auto-immune conditions.
Monocortil is a glucocorticoid and belongs to a group of medicines called steroids (corticosteroids).
Q. Can I take Monocortil with antibiotics?
Certain antibiotics may increase the metabolism of Monocortil and hence decrease its effects. So, it may be necessary to adjust the dose of Monocortil accordingly. Please consult your doctor before taking Monocortil with antibiotics.
Monocortil 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.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Monocortil with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Monocortil with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Monocortil with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Caritec
Monocortil with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: S-Amcard, Esam, Big Dvr
Monocortil with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Monocortil with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Monocortil with Rubella vaccine (Live)
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rubella vaccine (Live): Rubella, R-VAC
Monocortil with Rosiglitazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rosiglitazone: Rezult, Windia, Rosicon
Monocortil with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune, Ritomax
Monocortil with Chlorthalidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione
Monocortil with Lercanidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl, Lervasc
Monocortil with Glibenclamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glibenclamide: D Con, Semi Daonil, Daonil, Semi-Euglucon, Aviglen, Glybovin, Gliconil, Diabetnil, Getrol
Monocortil with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin
Medicines with composition Bacillus Calmette-Guerin high strength: Oncovac, SII-Onco-BCG
Monocortil with Primidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline
Monocortil with Glipizide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glipizide: Glyson, Lipi, Glynase, Glytop, Glucotrol, Glez, Diacon, Glibetic, Glyzip, Aviglip
Monocortil with Indapamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indapamide: Natritor, Lorvas, Natrilix, Diurix, Insuretis, Inditor, Insuret, Indromide
Monocortil with Repaglinide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Repaglinide: Page, Repage, Eurepa
Monocortil with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin, Clarigard, Macrobid
Monocortil with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal, Hyphoral
Monocortil with Exenatide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Exenatide: Exapride
Monocortil with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Nytoin, Barbee, Gardenal, Fenobarb, Luminal, Beetal, Emgard
Monocortil with Clotrimazole
SERIOUS
Monocortil with Azithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Azithromycin: Azitag, Maxithral, Azinova, Zithrocin, Zyloc, Nthrosin, Azilear, Rezim, Azrade, Bactiazi, Elderaze, Azilup, Laz, Aziwis, Unizith, Rti, Azimore, Azee, Azivista, Azlo, Azivent, Azibest, Morzit, Zady, Aziklin, Azinol, Azitru, Remycine, Azileb, Azita, Aznee, Nazi, Azinix, Bio AZ, Azidep, Azirite, Zicin, Azibact, Zikem, Aziagio, Azad, Azithea, Threeomycin, A24, Azimacro, Aro, Aziclass, Uzazy, Azikaa, Azid, Zofacin, Trulimax, Azlupin, Uthral, Azigreat, Aziter, Azi Faith, Azigold, Rizax, Ecothral, Cazithro, Azitex, Azitus XL, Azinkya, Izamed, Azicom, Azimed, Macrozin, Azipos, Azipeg, Aziforce, Azoo, Azipar, Azito, Azitab, Azicure, Rowezy, Azilac, Azax, Zithrokem, Azitrac, Azam, Azimount, Direkt, Servazith, Azimint, Azure, Azilin, Azest, Azinew, Azinext, Miomycin, Aziten, Aziway, Azitech, Azicox, Azindica, Aziber, Yash ZI, Zithro, Azisef, Azitin, Zarocin, Maazi, Zomycin, Azopil, Azithree, Azilide, Azigo, Karizma, Aziday, Zithrox, Azenas, Retramycin, Azcre, Pratham, Azoxyn, Vicon, Elzee, Azu OD, Zithcure, Xith, Azitop, Azibig, Azyric, Azifem, Azibiotic, Azifine, Aziline, Azilet, Azotis, Nanogram, Zitro, Zithium, Aziford, Azicid, Ertycin, Azeloc, Azimax, Myaz, Azirav, Zithree, Azycin, Azicrat, Ezecure, Azisoft, Qazi, Activa, Azisuper, Izabof, Zenmac, Aziwar, Azimon, Zohri, Azi Q, Azysafe, Azsuch, Azitras, Azirom, Azikem, Nuazy, Myazi, Zitromycin, Deftolide, Ronin, Nazith, Prazith, Azitsa, Azitas, Azumin, Azforin, Litazith, Flaag, Azmox, Zithromax, 3A, Azitive, Stfaz, Azilife, Azizen, Aziyug, Ortiza, AZ3, Zitis, Wiazi, Azomarc, Azimech, Azimist, Aziset, Azro, Onazit, Gemycine, Stumz, Systhral, AN 500, Azauk, Zylid, Aziruth, Azinix Sdp, Azimark, Azire, Azith, Azovid, Maczed, Azitec, Zizom
Monocortil with Carbamazepine
SERIOUS
Monocortil with Saxagliptin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Saxagliptin: Onglyza
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