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Methylprednisolone

Description

Methylprednisolone is a synthetic glucocorticoid and a methyl derivative of prednisolone. Methylprednisolone is a potent anti-inflammatory agent with the capacity to profoundly inhibit the immune system.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
D07AA01
Methylprednisolone
D Dermatologicals → D07 Corticosteroids, dermatological preparations → D07A Corticosteroids, plain → D07AA Corticosteroids, weak (group I)
D10AA02
Methylprednisolone
D Dermatologicals → D10 Anti-acne preparations → D10A Anti-acne preparations for topical use → D10AA Corticosteroids, combinations for treatment of acne
H02AB04
Methylprednisolone
H Systemic hormonal preparations, excl. Sex hormones and insulins → H02 Corticosteroids for systemic use → H02A CORTICOSTEROIDS FOR SYSTEMIC USE, PLAIN → H02AB Glucocorticoids

Trade names

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Australia

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Canada Cyprus France United States

United Kingdom

Austria

United States

Austria

Australia Austria Canada France Netherlands

Cyprus United Kingdom

Spain

Austria Spain

Trade names (in combination): DEPO-MEDROL WITH LIDOCAINE DEPO-MEDRONE WITH LIDOCAINE

Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
MEDROL Tablet
MPI, US: SPL/Old
US
SOLU-MEDRONE Powder for injection
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK
MEDRONE Tablets
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK