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Inflammation

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Inflammation (Latin, wikt:en:inflammo number Latin, ?I ignite, set alight?) is part of the complex biological response of Blood ve...
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Common Inflammation treatments discussed around the web
Prednisone 23,906 Ibuprofen 18,818 Methotrexate 8,024
648,785 conversations around the web about Inflammation to help you make a decision
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Medrol
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Prednisone
Other name: Methylprednisolone (Methylprednisolone)
Other name: Deltasone (Deltasone)
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Inflammation
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RA
Rash
Lupus
Asthma
Arthritis
Autoimmune
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Inflammation
Allergies
Ulcerative Colitis
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Crohn's Disease
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Asthma
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Autoimmune
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Arthritis
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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 ...
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Prednisone is a synthetic corticosteroid drug that is particularly effective as an immunosuppressive drug drug. It is used to treat certain inflammatory diseases and (at higher doses) some types of cancer, but has significant adverse effects. Because it ...
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Weight Gain
4
OHSS
1
Infertility
1
Withdrawal
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Not Sleeping
1
Stomach Problems
1
Mood Swings
1
Restless
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Tinnitus
1
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Weight Gain
9
Withdrawal
2
Mood Swings
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Bone Loss
1
Stomach Problems
1
Not Sleeping
1
Blood Clots
1
Increased Appetite
1
Addiction
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About Medrol
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 ...
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About Prednisone
Prednisone is a synthetic corticosteroid drug that is particularly effective as an immunosuppressive drug drug. It is used to treat certain inflammatory diseases and (at higher doses) some types of cancer, but has significant adverse effects. Because it ...
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Not only did it calm my flare I had no side effects...
" ...Have you tried Medrol? It really has been my miracle drug. I was ...try it after the Pred. but I was desperate. Not only did it calm my flare I had no side effects!! If you can I... "

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then was switched to Prednisone; Medrol seemed to work...
" ...difference in these two drugs? I was on a Medrol pack, then was switched to Prednisone; Medrol seemed to work better, though.... "

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through the side effects etc. Prednisone did nothing???...
" ...Medrol..I know the Medrol 4mg tabs really helped me get through the side effects etc. Prednisone did... "

he was on prednisone or medrol, he had problems controlling...
" ...get those symptoms, but my husband was diabetic and anytime he was on prednisone or medrol, he had problems controlling and... "

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has all the side effects as prednisone. That is probably...
" ...Re: Medrol Hi Sharon , In ...mentioned a switch from Prednisone to Medrol. Medrol is Methyprednisolone put ...& has all the side effects as prednisone. That i... "

prednisone because it worked better for me; however, every...
" Steff - My rheumy switched me to Medrol from prednisone because it worked better for me; however, every body is ...best for me were the solu-medrol injections, as Jess... "

pack)? I had bad reaction to pred, switched to medrol and...
" ...bad reaction to the pred, why not try Methylprednisolone ( whats in a medrol dose pack)? I had bad reaction to pred, switched to medrol and none of the pred side effects. Just an... "

my doctor put me on Pred which did help. It was more than...
" ...difference. I've never taken Medrol for the UC, but did take it for reactive asthma. It didn't help, so my doctor put me on Pred which did help. It was more ...but suspect the Pred worked becaus... "

effects, but I was only on 4 mg per day. It was helpful...
" ...pred, I was switched to medrol (methylprednisolone) for about ...medrol = 5 mg. prednisone.I thought there were fewer side effects, but I was only on 4 mg per day. It was helpful while I waited... "

that problem with Prednisone. So we tried Medrol. I dont...
" ...that problem with Prednisone. So we ...is but Medrol was my miracle... "

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