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Predmet 8 MG Tablet

Manufacturer: Sun Pharma Laboratories Ltd
Medicine composition: Methyl Prednisolone
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: August 12, 2019

Predmet tablet is a steroid which prevents the release of certain chemicals in the body that result in inflammation. The drug is quite effective in the treatment of a number of inflammatory health problems such as gland disorders, lupus, arthritis, psoriasis as well as ulcerative colitis. It also treats various other inflammatory conditions of the lungs, skin, eyes, blood cells, stomach and nervous system of the body.

Before you start the medicine, the doctor needs to ensure if this medication is safe. Thus make sure to provide him a detailed history of your allergies, overall fitness and existing health problems. Inform him if you suffer from problems like hypertension, heart disease, kidney or liver issues, tuberculosis, pinworms, thyroid disorders, mental illness, epilepsy or cataracts. Depending on your health the doctor will then adjust the dosage of this medication.

This medication helps in treating the following problems in the human body:

Side effects of this medication which can be seen in a patient are:

  • Aggression Or Anger

  • Decreased Urine Output

  • Dizziness

  • Headache

  • Difficulty In Breathing

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The effect of this medicine lasts for a duration of 30-36 hours after an oral dose.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The peak effect of this medicine is observed within 30 minutes.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medicine is recommended for pregnant women only if clearly needed and if no other safer alternative is available.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Consult your doctor before consuming this medication.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Predmet 8 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    The missed dose can be taken as soon as you remember. However, the missed dose should be skipped if it is almost time for your next dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

This medication belongs to Glucocorticoids class of drugs. It works by binding to the receptor and inhibits the release of inflammatory substances thus helps in the treatment of inflammation or allergic disorders.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    Disease

    This medication interacts with Gastrointestinal bleeding and Diabetes.
  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Alcohol

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Interaction with Lab Test

    Lab

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Food

    Grapefruit juice

    Consumption of grapefruit juice is not recommended when you are taking Predmet 8 MG Tablet. Inform the doctor if you experience any undesired effects.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    This medication interacts with Ethinyl Estradiol, Azole antifungal agents, Antihypertensives and others.

Ques: What is Predmet 8 MG Tablet?

Ans: Predmet has Methylprednisolone as an active element present in it. This medicine performs its action by increasing the level of corticosteroid and controls inflammation.

Ques: What are the uses of Predmet 8 MG Tablet?

Ans: Predmet is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as Acute Gout, Psoriasis, Nephrotic syndrome, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Asthma, Osteoarthritis, Bursitis, Lichen simplex chronicus, Lichen Planus, Keloids, Granuloma annulare, and Multiple sclerosis.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Predmet 8 MG Tablet?

Ans: Side effects include Aggression or anger, Decreased urine output, Dizziness, Headache, Difficulty in breathing, Change in mood, and Increased appetite.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Predmet 8 MG Tablet?

Ans: Predmet should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original pack. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets.
Disclaimer: The information produced here is best of our knowledge and experience and we have tried our best to make it as accurate and up-to-date as possible, but we would like to request that it should not be treated as a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis or treatment.

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