Prednisolone Acetate 1% Drop is known to be a corticosteroid that helps to prevent the release of some substances in the body that lead to inflammation. The drug helps in the treatment of a number of conditions like skin problems, arthritis, breathing disorders, psoriasis, lupus and allergic reactions.
Before starting the steroid it is important that you are aware of generic information about it. For instance, Prednisolone Acetate 1% Drop should not be taken if you are allergic to it or any component it has. Prednisolone Acetate 1% Drop should also not be taken if you have a fungal infection.
The doctor should be aware of your medical history, including any allergies or health issues that you suffer from. Let your doctor know if you have cirrhosis, diabetes, thyroid issues, kidney disease, depression, hypertension, heart problems or muscle disorders. The doctor will then determine if Prednisolone Acetate 1% Drop is safe for your body and will prescribe a calculated dose. Although it has not been established if the steroid harms an unborn child, doctors do not generally recommend Prednisolone Acetate 1% Drop to pregnant women or even mothers who are breast feeding.
Prednisolone Acetate 1% Drop should be taken as per instructions on the prescription. Do not take a lower or higher dose without consulting your doctor. Initially the doctor may start the drug with a low dosage and then prescribe higher doses depending on your health and your body’s reaction to the drug. The drug is available in the form of oral suspension as well as tablets. When taking the liquid form of Prednisolone Acetate 1% Drop shake the bottle well before measuring the required dose. Tablets should be stored in blister packs, and should be handled with dry hands. Do not chew the tablet, place it in your mouth and let it dissolve. You can have water to effectively swallow the drug. In case you need to stop the drug, do it gradually, suddenly discontinuing Prednisolone Acetate 1% Drop can lead to problems.
Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Internal Medicine Specialist before using this medicine.