Sodipred 1gm Injection

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Sodipred 1gm Injection

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1 Injection in 1 vial

Medicine Overview of Sodipred Injection


Uses of Sodipred Injection

Sodipred 1gm Injection is used in the treatment of severe allergic reaction, allergic disorders, asthma, rheumatic disorder, skin disorders, eye disorders and nephrotic syndrome.

Side effects of Sodipred Injection


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.


How to use Sodipred Injection

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

How Sodipred Injection works

Prednisolone belongs to a group of medicines called as glucocorticosteroids. Prednisolone 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 Sodipred Injection

Expert advice for Sodipred Injection

  • Do not take the medicine if you are allergic to it or to any other content in the medicine.Inform your doctor: If you have heart, kidney or liver disease, mental disorders or depression, mania or bi-polar disorder, If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding a baby.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery if you experience low level of alertness after taking prednisolone. The drug  can weaken your immune system, making it easier for you to get an infection or worsening an infection you already have or have recently had. Avoid being near people who are sick or have infections.
  • Do not receive a "live" vaccine while using prednisolone.
  • Do not stop using prednisolone suddenly, or you could have unpleasant withdrawal symptoms. Do not keep the eye drops in freezer.
  • Do not stop using prednisolone eye drops suddenly after long-term use without first talking to your doctor.
  • Do not allow the dropper tip to touch any surface, including the eyes or hands. If the dropper becomes contaminated it could cause an infection in your eye, which can lead to vision loss or serious damage to the eye.
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Special precautions for Sodipred 1gm Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Sodipred 1gm Injection 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.
Sodipred 1gm Injection is safe to use during lactation. Hum
an 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.
Sodipred 1gm Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Sodipred 1gm Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Sodipred 1gm 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.
Sodipred 1gm Injection should be used with caution in patien
ts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Sodipred 1gm Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Dianorm 80mg Tablet, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Azivent 500mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Sodipred 1gm Injection

Frequently asked questions for Prednisolone

Sodipred belongs to the class of corticosteroids which has anti-inflammatory properties (suppresses the inflammation associated with many diseases, for example, arthritis). Hence, Sodipred is used for the treatment of a number of inflammatory and auto-immune conditions.
It is advisable to take Sodipred for the duration prescribed by your doctor. Do not stop the treatment suddenly or take for a longer period than recommended by your doctor.
Sodipred does not contain penicillin. Sodipred belongs to a group of medicines called steroids.
Yes, Sodipred does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.
Sodipred is not a pain-killer. Sodipred 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.
The prescribed duration of steroids varies depending on the condition for which they are used. Don’t start or stop taking this medicine without talking to your doctor, you may need to reduce the dose gradually. Please take Sodipred or any other steroid for a duration which is prescribed by your doctor.
Yes. Sodipred is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
Sodipred belongs to the class of corticosteroids and has immunosuppressant properties (suppresses the body’s immune system). Hence, Sodipred is used for the treatment of a number of inflammatory and auto-immune conditions.
Sodipred is a glucocorticoid and belongs to a group of medicines called steroids (corticosteroids).
Q. Can I take Sodipred with antibiotics?
Certain antibiotics may increase the metabolism of Sodipred and hence decrease its effects. So, it may be necessary to adjust the dose of Sodipred accordingly. Please consult your doctor before taking Sodipred with antibiotics.
Sodipred 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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