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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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Medrol vs Prednisone

Medrol
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Prednisone
Other name: Methylprednisolone Methylprednisolone
Other name: Deltasone Deltasone
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
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2.8
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Helpfulness
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2.4
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2.6
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for Inflammation
2.4
Concern level
3.1
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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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Withdrawal
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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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Not only did it calm my flare I had no side effects...
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" ...suicidal. Have you tried Medrol? It really has been my miracle drug. I was scared ...try it after the Pred. but I was desperate. Not only did it calm my flare I had no side effects!! If you... "

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hen was switched to Prednisone; Medrol seemed to work b...
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" Prednisone/Methylprednisolone What's the difference in these two drugs? I was on a ...Medrol pack, then was switched to Prednisone;... "

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

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he was on prednisone or medrol, he had problems controlling...
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" I don't get those symptoms, but my husband was diabetic and anytime he was on prednisone or medrol, he had problems controlling... "

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all the side effects as prednisone. That is probably the...
" ...mentioned a switch from Prednisone to Medrol. Medrol is Methyprednisolone put out by the Upjohn Pharmaceutical Co. It is a steriod & has all the side effects as... "

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

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still on pred - it was with Medrol I had a lot of problems...
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" I'm still on pred - it was with Medrol I had a lot of problems and I was switched to a form of prednisone. The regrowth was obvious within ...was happening already while on Medrol but... "

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pack)? I had bad reaction to pred, switched to medrol and...
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" ...a 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... "

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my doctor put me on Pred which did help. It was more than...
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" ...no 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 than ...the dosages, but suspect the Pred... "

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effects, but I was only on 4 mg per day. It was helpful...
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" ...of pred, I was switched to medrol (methylprednisolone) for about 15 ...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 for... "

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