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Depo Medrol

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Rating: 3 out of 5
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Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 20,493 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Methylprednisolone is a synthetic glucocorticoid or corticosteroid drug. It is marketed in the USA and Canada under the brand names Medrol and Solu-Medrol. It is also available as a generic drug.It is a variant of prednisolone, methylated at carbon 6 of ... Read more on Wikipedia
Dexamethasone is a potent synthetic member of the glucocorticoid class of steroid drugs. It acts as an anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive drug. It is 20 to 30 times more potent than the naturally occurring hormone cortisol and 4 to 5 times more pote... Read more on Wikipedia
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By sharon
June 15, 2014
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What patients are saying about Depo Medrol vs. Dexamethasone

23 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
to small particulate size, he suggested that Dexamethasone...
...According to the article, there's great variability in the compounding done by pharmacists and even though Celestone might be better due to small particulate size, he suggested that Dexamethasone...
on their shoulders and chests. It was pretty effective...
...-- We have used Depo-Medrol on in the past for horses that were allergic to the bug bites on their shoulders and chests. It was pretty effective but quite ...each year. Dexamethasone was che...
I am now back to using. I still use dexamethasone for...
...now tried Celestone, Depo-Medrol, and preservative free ...these gave my patient's equal relief to name brand Kenalog. That is ...using. I still use dexamethasone...
sucks. If the gave him dexamethasone, it lasts about 24...
Once again, Mike, that sucks. If the gave him dexamethasone, it lasts about 24 hours or so, depo-medrol is the other steroid we use alot, lasts alot longer, but probably not what they used for...
depo-medrol/dexamethasone injections first, either a nerve...
You should probably get some depo-medrol/dexamethasone injections first, either a nerve root block, or epidural....
Medrol 80 Injection\ Can it cause sleep disturbance? I...
Depo Medrol 80 Injection\ Can it cause sleep disturbance? I had two shots ...sleep disturbance which is dexamethasone. \ If depo medrol 80 is in th...
Depo Medrol 80 Injection Can it cause sleep disturbance? I...
Depo Medrol 80 Injection Can it cause sleep disturbance? I had two shots ...sleep disturbance which is dexamethasone. If depo medrol 80 is in the...
Do any one have info on this DEPO-MEDROL AND DEXAMETHASONE...
...any one have info on this DEPO-MEDROL AND...
Depo-Medrol (methyl-pretension) I think this is...
...(Bendadryl) Prednisolone. Depo-Medrol (methyl-pretension) I think this...
what I've seen. Dexamethasone, of course can be ordered...
...a fellowship that used boat loads of kenalog for ESIs (with ...free from what I've seen. Dexamethasone, of course can be ...less efficacious for most epidural uses. Depo-medrol comes is sin...
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