Solu Medrol 1 Injection 8 Ml

 884 people have bought this recently
1 Injection in 1 Packet Out of Stock
₹ 1307.21 ₹1537.9 15% OFF Save: ₹230
1 INJECTION 1 Packet ₹ 1307.21 ₹1537.9 15% OFF Save: ₹230
myUpchar Recommended - 97% more Savings
Predace 4 Tablet
Predace 4 Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹33.6 ₹355% off  BUY NOW
  • Out of Stock

  • Manufactured by: Pfizer Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Methylprednisolone (1000 mg)
myUpchar Recommended - 97% more Savings over Solu Medrol 1 Injection 8 Ml
Predace 4 Tablet
Predace 4 Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹33.6 ₹355% off  BUY NOW

Solu Medrol Information

Solu Medrol is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Injection. It is typically used for the treatment of Ulcerative Colitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis. Solu Medrol also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Solu Medrol. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

The side effects typically associated with Solu Medrol include Agitation, Anxiety, Blurred vision. Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Solu Medrol can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. Normally, these side effects of Solu Medrol are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

In addition, Solu Medrol's effect is Moderate during pregnancy and Moderate for lactating mothers. Further, the section on Solu Medrol related warnings talks about Solu Medrol's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Individuals suffering from medical conditions like Tuberculosis (TB), Infections, Peptic Ulcer must refrain from the use of Solu Medrol since this can cause severe adverse effects. Some other conditions that can be affected by Solu Medrol are listed in the contraindications section below.

Drug interactions for Solu Medrol have been reported in the medical literature. Refer to the list below for further details.

In addition to the above precautions for Solu Medrol, it is important to know that it is safe while driving, and is habit-forming.



Solu Medrol Benefits & Uses

Solu Medrol is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Solu Medrol Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Anaphylactic Shock
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 120 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 1 Weekly
  • Course Duration: 4 weeks
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Geriatric
  • Disease: Anaphylactic Shock
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 120 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 1 Weekly
  • Course Duration: 4 weeks
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Anaphylactic Shock
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 120 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 1 Weekly
  • Course Duration: 4 weeks
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: Anaphylactic Shock
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 0.4 mg/kg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 1 Weekly
  • Course Duration: 4 weeks
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

Solu Medrol Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Solu Medrol safe for pregnant women?


    Solu Medrol may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Solu Medrol, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

    Moderate
  • Is the use of Solu Medrol safe during breastfeeding?


    Breastfeeding women may feel side effects of Solu Medrol. If you see any side effects, stop taking Solu Medrol immediately and talk to your doctor. Take Solu Medrol again, only after your doctor's advice.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Solu Medrol on the Kidneys?


    Solu Medrol may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Solu Medrol on the Liver?


    You may experience side effects on your liver after taking Solu Medrol. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Solu Medrol on the Heart?


    Solu Medrol may cause harmful effects on the heart. if you feel it's having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

    Moderate


Severe Interaction of Solu Medrol with Other Drugs

Solu Medrol should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Severe

Moderate



Solu Medrol Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Solu Medrol unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Solu Medrol

  • Is this Solu Medrol habit forming or addictive?


    No, you will not get addicted to Solu Medrol.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Solu Medrol since it does not cause drowsiness.

    Safe
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, but take Solu Medrol only as per medical advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, the use of Solu Medrol in mental disorders is not effective.

    No

Solu Medrol Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Solu Medrol


    Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Solu Medrol together with food.

    Unknown
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Solu Medrol


    It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Solu Medrol and alcohol. No research has been done on this yet.

    Unknown


Frequently asked Questions about Solu Medrol

Question about 5 years ago

How long can I take Solu Medrol?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS , Internal Medicine

You can take Solu Medrol for as long as it is prescribed by your doctor. However, taking the extra dose or prolonging the duration of therapy on your own might cause detrimental adverse effects. It is, therefore, necessary to follow the instructions of your doctor completely.

Question about 5 years ago

Does Solu Medrol affect hair growth?

Aakash Shah MBBS, MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Solu Medrol increases the hair growth on the female's body and this disorder is known as hirsutism. Hirsutism is a condition in which a female develops a male pattern hair growth on areas like face, chest, and back. This usually stems from hormonal imbalances, tumors, and medications. It can be managed by taking treatment, by going for procedures like electrolysis and laser therapy, and by doing plucking, shaving, and waxing.

Question over 5 years ago

Is Solu Medrol a steroid?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS , Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

Yes, Solu Medrol is a steroid belonging to a class of drug known as corticosteroids. It is a derivative of prednisolone.

Question over 5 years ago

How to take Solu Medrol?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS , Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

The tablet/capsule form of Solu Medrol should be taken orally. Based on your condition, your doctor will decide your dosing schedule. Solu Medrol is also available as an injection which should be taken under the supervision of a doctor. Solu Medrol should be taken with food or milk to avoid gastrointestinal disturbance.

Question over 5 years ago

How does Solu Medrol work?

Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS , General Physician

Solu Medrol works by inhibiting certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins and leukotrienes) which causes allergy and inflammation. It also works by changing the body’s abnormal immune response which provides relief to the patient.



See all substitutes for Solu Medrol


This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Medrol® methylprednisolone

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 288-289

Ayurvedic Alternatives from myUpchar Ayurveda

Nobligan Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹26
Urgendol Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹25 ₹277% off
Painadol 50 Mg Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹9
Tol 50 Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹27
Trazac Injection 2 ml Injection in 1 Packet ₹24
Fevastin Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹15 ₹166% off
See more


In stock alternatives of Solu Medrol (based on Methylprednisolone (1000 mg))

Solu Medrol 1 Injection 8 Ml
Solu Medrol 1 Injection 8 Ml 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹1461 ₹15375% off
Solu Medrol 500 Injection 4 Ml
Solu Medrol 500 Injection 4 Ml 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹913 ₹9604% off
Depopred Injection
Depopred Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹75 ₹795% off
Ivepred 40 Mg Injection
Ivepred 40 Mg Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹58 ₹591% off
Solu Medrol 40 Injection
Solu Medrol 40 Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹46
Depo Medrol 40 Injection 1 Ml
Depo Medrol 40 Injection 1 Ml 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹67 ₹705% off


You may also like

Solu Medrol 500 Injection 4 Ml
Solu Medrol 500 Injection 4 Ml 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹912 ₹9605% off
Dolokind Aqua 75 Mg Injection
Dolokind Aqua 75 Mg Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹24 ₹255% off
Flexilor 8 Mg Injection
Flexilor 8 Mg Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹96 ₹1015% off
Lorsaid Injection
Lorsaid Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹65 ₹695% off
Cort S  Injection
Cort S Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹38 ₹405% off
Primacort 100 Injection 10 Ml
Primacort 100 Injection 10 Ml 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹37 ₹395% off





BEST ALTERNATIVE
₹314 ₹349 10% OFF
Digestive Tablets