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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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Prednisone 23,488 Ibuprofen 18,571 Methotrexate 7,856
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Medrol
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Prednisone
Other name: Methylprednisolone (Methylprednisolone)
Other name: Deltasone (Deltasone)
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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
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OHSS
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Infertility
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Withdrawal
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Not Sleeping
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Stomach Problems
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Mood Swings
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Bone Loss
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Addiction
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Withdrawal
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Mood Swings
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Bone Loss
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Stomach Problems
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Not Sleeping
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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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" ...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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" ...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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" ...Medrol..I know the Medrol 4mg tabs really helped me get through the side effects etc. Prednisone did... "

" ...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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" ...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... "

" 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... "

" ...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... "

" ...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... "

" ...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 ...is but Medrol was my miracle... "

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