Prednisone

Last Update May 6, 2016
Prednisone is a steroid.
Uses: Prednisone is prescribed for RA, Allergy, Crohn's Disease, Swelling, Ulcerative Colitis, Lupus, Asthma, Infection, Autoimmune Disease, Rash, Headaches, Itching, Joint Pain, Shortness of Breath, Hives and Acne and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Read More
Prednisone is a synthetic corticosteroid that reduces inflammation and suppresses the immune system. Prednisone is prescribed for a wide range of conditions, especially autoimmune ...
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Prednisone for treating Infantile Spasms

Our data suggest that Prednisone is taken for Infantile Spasms, although it is not approved for this condition.

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Infantile Spasms medications
Prednisone
568,971 discussions
Taken for: RA, Allergy, Swelling, Crohn's Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Lupus, Asthma, Infection, Autoimmune Disease, Rash, Headaches, Itching, Joint Pain, Cancer, Shortness of Breath, Hives, Acne
Other names: Deltasone, Meticorten, Liquid Pred, Prednisone Intensol, Orasone
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.2
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Prednisolone
51,369 discussions
Taken for: Asthma, RA, Crohn's Disease, Autoimmune Disease, Ulcerative Colitis
Other names: Predfoam, Orapred, Predsol, Prelone, Pediapred
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.2
Satisfaction
1.0
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Medrol
24,105 discussions
Taken for: Swelling, RA, Rash, Lupus, Asthma
Other names: Methylprednisolone, Medrol Dosepak, Depo Medrol, Methylpred, Medrol (Pak)
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.5
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Solu Medrol
13,084 discussions
Taken for: MS, Asthma, Rash, Lupus, Autoimmune Disease
Other names: Methylprednisolone, Methylpred, A MethaPred, Methylprednisolone Sod Suc(PF), Solu-Medrol (PF)
Method of use: Injection
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.2
Satisfaction
1.0
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Dexamethasone
29,039 discussions
Taken for: Nausea*, Cancer, Multiple Myeloma, Inflammation, Infection
Other names: Decadron, Maxidex, Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate, Dexone, Hexadrol
Method of use: Injection, Oral Drops, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.9
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Methylprednisolone
8,321 discussions
Taken for: Swelling, RA, Autoimmune Disease, MS, Rash
Other names: Medrol, Solu Medrol, Methylpred, Depo Medrol, Medrol Dosepak
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.3
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Decadron
23,476 discussions
Taken for: Nausea*, Cancer, Swelling, Vomiting*, Brain Swelling
Other names: Dexamethasone, Hexadrol, Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate, Dexasone, Dexone
Method of use: Eye Drops, Eye Ointment, Injection, Nasal Spray, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.6
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Deltasone
517 discussions
Taken for: Allergy, Swelling, Asthma, Cancer, Itching
Other names: Prednisone, Liquid Pred, Orasone, Sterapred, Meticorten
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
No score available
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No score available
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Betamethasone
6,481 discussions
Taken for: Itching, Rash, Psoriasis, Eczema, Dermatitis
Other names: Betnovate, Betamethasone Valerate, Celestone, Betnesol, Luxiq
4.2
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Methylpred
1,032 discussions
Taken for: Itching, Swelling, RA, Autoimmune Disease, Rash
Other names: Methylprednisolone, Medrol, Methylpred DP, Solu Medrol, Depo Medrol
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.5
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness

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Infantile Spasms medications
Prednisone
568,971 discussions
Taken for: RA, Allergy, Swelling, Crohn's Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Lupus, Asthma, Infection, Autoimmune Disease, Rash, Headaches, Itching, Joint Pain, Cancer, Shortness of Breath, Hives, Acne
Other names: Deltasone, Meticorten, Liquid Pred, Prednisone Intensol, Orasone
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.2
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Prednisolone
51,369 discussions
Taken for: Asthma, RA, Crohn's Disease, Autoimmune Disease, Ulcerative Colitis
Other names: Predfoam, Orapred, Predsol, Prelone, Pediapred
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.2
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Medrol
24,105 discussions
Taken for: Swelling, RA, Rash, Lupus, Asthma
Other names: Methylprednisolone, Medrol Dosepak, Depo Medrol, Methylpred, Medrol (Pak)
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.5
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Solu Medrol
13,084 discussions
Taken for: MS, Asthma, Rash, Lupus, Autoimmune Disease
Other names: Methylprednisolone, Methylpred, A MethaPred, Methylprednisolone Sod Suc(PF), Solu-Medrol (PF)
Method of use: Injection
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.2
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Dexamethasone
29,039 discussions
Taken for: Nausea*, Cancer, Multiple Myeloma, Inflammation, Infection
Other names: Decadron, Maxidex, Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate, Dexone, Hexadrol
Method of use: Injection, Oral Drops, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.9
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Methylprednisolone
8,321 discussions
Taken for: Swelling, RA, Autoimmune Disease, MS, Rash
Other names: Medrol, Solu Medrol, Methylpred, Depo Medrol, Medrol Dosepak
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.3
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Decadron
23,476 discussions
Taken for: Nausea*, Cancer, Swelling, Vomiting*, Brain Swelling
Other names: Dexamethasone, Hexadrol, Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate, Dexasone, Dexone
Method of use: Eye Drops, Eye Ointment, Injection, Nasal Spray, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.6
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Deltasone
517 discussions
Taken for: Allergy, Swelling, Asthma, Cancer, Itching
Other names: Prednisone, Liquid Pred, Orasone, Sterapred, Meticorten
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
No score available
Satisfaction
No score available
Helpfulness
Betamethasone
6,481 discussions
Taken for: Itching, Rash, Psoriasis, Eczema, Dermatitis
Other names: Betnovate, Betamethasone Valerate, Celestone, Betnesol, Luxiq
4.2
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Methylpred
1,032 discussions
Taken for: Itching, Swelling, RA, Autoimmune Disease, Rash
Other names: Methylprednisolone, Medrol, Methylpred DP, Solu Medrol, Depo Medrol
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.5
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
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